Our Team

Veterinarian / President

Dr. Wenger is the president of Orrville Veterinary Clinic, Inc.  His veterinary interests include food animal medicine, food animal  surgery and small animal orthopedic surgery. Dr. Wenger grew up on a dairy farm in Dalton, Ohio, and joined the Orrville Veterinary Clinic in 1981 after graduating… more

Veterinarian/ Vice President/ Head of Small Animal

Dr. Jeff Fink has divided responsibilities between small animal surgery/ medicine and management. Dr. Fink joined the Orrville Veterinary Clinic in 2002. He and his wife, Beth, are kept busy with their four children and farm outside of Dalton.  On their farm, they raise grass fed beef and free… more

Veterinarian/ Secretary/ Head of Large Animal

Dr. Middleton serves bovine, equine, and small ruminant clients in the area. He graduated from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in June 2008 and began working for OVC that year.  Dr. Middleton serves as president of the Council for Agriculture Science and Technology.  (C.… more

Veterinarian/ Treasurer

Dr. Hofstetter's veterinary interests include small animal medicine, surgery, and dentistry. She is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine.  Marissa enjoys hanging out with her friends and family, gardening, traveling, and watching Ohio State football.

Associate Veterinarian/ Past Owner

Dr. Roadruck focuses on small animal medicine and behavior at our Akron Barberton Veterinary Clinic. He joined the Orrville Veterinary Clinic in 1980. Dr. Roadruck is active in the community and has been the school board president for the Orrville School District since 1994. Dr. Roadruck enjoys… more

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Jackwood has been a part of our practice since 2003 and concentrates on small animal medicine and surgery. She enjoys gardening, reading, walking, and spending time with her two adult children, Kristen and Ryan. Judy has trained Macy to be a Canine Good Citizen and therapy dog.

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Matt Friend is a native of Grove City, OH.  He graduated from Miami University (OH) with a bachelors degree in Zoology in 2010.  He then attended vet school at Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine, graduating in May 2014.  Upon graduation from Mississippi State, he… more

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Lydia Friend joined our practice in May 2017.She graduated from the University of Findlay with a bachelors degree in pre-veterinary medicine, biology, and animal science in 2011. She then attended Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine, graduation in May 2015. Prior to… more

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Brad Dalton joined our practice in May of 2017.  He is a mixed animal practitioner and can be seen out on the farms, as well as at any of our three clinics.  He is a recent graduate of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine.

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Michele Awad-Morris grew up in Mahoning County, located in Northeast Ohio. She obtained a Bachelor's Degree from Youngstown State University in 2011 before attending the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr.

Practice Manager

Misty is the Practice Manager of the Orrville Veterinary Clinic. Her duties include overseeing all of our locations and associated businesses.   Misty is a member of the Veterinary Hospital Managers Association, as well as a local/ regional practice management group.

Technician

Bobbie Jo is a Registered Veterinary Technician and has worked for the Orrville Veterinary Clinic since 1992.   She is the Inventory Manager and participates in the Ohio Animal Wellness Group. BJ and her husband, Dave, live in Orrville with their Labrador, Bella.

Technician

Jenn is the head Registered Veterinary Technician and has worked at the Orrville Veterinary Clinic since 1998. She assists the doctors with anesthesia, appointments, and specializes in orthopedic and equine surgeries

Technician

Amy is a Registered Veterinary Technician and has worked full-time since 2006. Amy lives in Wooster with her two cats: Claude and Felicia, and two dogs: Chance and Baron.  She is currently kept busy following her fall wedding with her husband, John.

Technician

Doug  graduated from The Ohio State University with a Bachelor's Degree in Animal Science and Columbus State Community College as a Registered Veterinary Technician in 2010.  Doug has a high interest in dairy production as he grew up and still assists at his family dairy farm milking 120 cows… more

Registered Veterinary Technician

Jessica joined our team in November 2017. She can be seen working at all of our locations and is a great addition.

Registered Veterinary Technician

Amanda is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati as a Registered Veterinary Technician. She has been employed since 2005 and is currently the head technician at our Seville Wadsworth Veterinary Clinic.

Registered Veterinary Technician

Jess  joined our team in the Fall of 2015.  She is a graduate of Tri-C, where she earned her Veterinary Technician degree.  Jess will be seen out on the farms with several of our large animal doctors.  She is also trained in small aimal and often helps out, mainly at our Orrville location.

Registered Veterinary Technician

Becca joined our team earlier this year (2017) and has been a great addition to our team.  She is mainly at our Barberton Location, but may also been seen at either the Orrville Veterinary Clinic or the Seville-Wadsworth Veterinary Clinic.

Veterinary Assistant

Sara Jo is a recent addition to our staff. She and her family have been long term clients of the Orrville Veterinary Clinic with their multitude of animals.

Registered Veterinary Technician

Kayla joined our staff in early 2016.  She brings a lot of experience with surgery and small animal anesthesia, as she previously worked for a low cost spay and neuter clinic.  Kayla and her husband welcomed their first child, a son, in the fall of 2016.

Registered Veterinary Technician

Bre is a graduate of Green High School and joined our practice in June 2015.  She obtained her veterinary technology degree at Kent State in 2016.  Bre successfully completed her testing and became a registered veterinary technician in that same year. Bre will be works mainly at our  Seville… more

Veterinary Assistant

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Client Services Specialist

Kristen Joined our team in 2018.  Biography Pending.........

Client Services Specialist

Shelby Weeman is the office manager at our Akron Barberton location.  She also can be seen at our other locations from time to time.  She has worked a variety of jobs within our company for the past 8 years.  Shelby resides outside of Dalton with her Boxer, Riley.

Administration

Alana is the bookkeeper at our Orrville Veterinary Clinic. She has been employed since March 1998.  She also does the bookkeeping for our Seville Wadsworth Veterinary Clinic and the Akron Barberton Veterinary Clinic.

Client Services Specialist

Michele is a client services specialist at our Orrville locations, where she is also in charge of our large animal billing department.  Michele joined our family in June of 2016, bringing over 15 years of experience in the veterinary field with her.  She is a graduate of The Ohio State… more

Veterinary Assistant

Ann rejoined the staff as a veterinary assistant in March 2015.  She graduated many years ago with a BSN from Capital University in Columbus, and retired last year from nursing at Wooster Community Hospital.

Client Services Specialist/ Janitor

Jan Thompson is a Client Service Specialist/ Janitor at the Orrville Veterinary Clinic.  Jan is in charge of a lot of our laboratory services, especially for large animal and government documents.  She is also a janitor for the Orrville Pet Spa and Resort.

Client Services Specialist

Suzanne' is a Client Service Specialist bringing over 25 years of customer service in the medical field. She graduated with honors from The Animal Behavior College in 2013. Suzanne' is also a Fear-free Certified Professional.

Client Services Specialist

Robin is at client service specialist at the Orrville Veterinary Clinic. She started in March, 2014 and works in the front office.  Her duties include: scheduling appointments, helping clients and performing customer service duties.

Orrville Pet Spa and Resort Manager

Anne started working in 1996, first as a Client Services Specialist and now as the manager of Orrville Pet Spa. Anne also answers the phone after-hours for Orrville Vet clinic in the evenings and on the weekends and initiated K9Fit Club at the Orrville Pet Spa and Resort.

Past Owner (Retired 2017)

Dr. Yost provides services for food animal, small ruminant and equine clients.  In addition to his DVM degree, he has a Master's Degree in Nutritional Physiology from Iowa State University.  Dr. Yost began his employment with the Orrville Veterinary Clinic, in 1982. He recently accepted a job as… more

We believe that we have the best team in the veterinary industry.  Our team is compassionate and caring.  We offer a lot of experience and longevity.