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Katherine V.
Hospital Manager
Katherine has always had a love for animals; her love for people came later in life! She attended PIMA Medical Institute directly after high school and completed the assistant program with honors. She began working at Mesa Veterinary Hospital in December 1997. After 3 years of learning and gaining experience, she became a Certified Veterinary Technician in 2000. Katherine’s witty and fun attitude has aided her in being versatile in all roles she fulfilled. She’s been with VCA ARECA since it’s creation in 2004 and has successfully progressed from an assistant to Hospital director, as of January 2015. Katherine’s commitment to VCA ARECA, it’s clients, patients and all team members help guide her every day in this successful journey.


The hospital administration team consists of management personnel who oversee all staff members, hospital activities and the facilities. Together, they keep the hospital running smoothly, ensuring quality patient care and excellent client service. From the moment you check in, our administrative staff is here to deliver the best possible experience to you and your pet before, during and after your visit.