Who We Are

Our Team Will Take Your Practice to New Heights

At Veterinary United, we are a team of veterinarians, veterinary professionals, and experts who are dedicated to growing your practice and hospital team. We’re with you for the long-haul, consistently providing insight throughout your practice’s transition and well beyond.

Our values drive each team member to champion empowerment, collaboration, and putting people and pets before the bottom line.

Leadership

Meet the visionaries who passionately drive our organization forward.

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Thomas Bankstahl, DVM, CAPP

Visionary, Owner, Team Leader, CEO
(586) 248-4442
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Julie Bankstahl

Owner, Team Leader, President, Project Manager
(586) 248-4442
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Lesley Smith

Chief Operations Officer
(586) 248-4529
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Dana Meske

Chief Administrative Officer
(586) 623-6171
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John Bankstahl

Chief Financial Officer
(586) 623-6597
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Drew Suing

Chief Analytics Officer
(586) 623-5242
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Joshua E. Gehrke, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM (Neurology)

Chief Learning Officer, Interim Chief Medical Officer
(586) 248-4442
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Dr. Philip Richmond, DVM, CAPP, CPHSA, CPPC, CCFP

Chief Medical & Wellbeing Officer
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Raul Soto, GPHR, SHRM-SCP

Chief Human Resources Officer

Inventory

Does your inventory management need more organization and efficiency? Look no further, our inventory gurus have you covered.

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Steacy McIntyre

Inventory Manager
(586) 623-5332
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Kenneth McDonnell

Inventory Manager
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Ryan Robinson

Inventory Manager
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Samantha Mattia, LVT

Inventory Support
(586) 248-4442

Marketing & Technology

Our full-service IT team will help make your PMS and other technologies work for you. We help more pet parents in your area find you and take advantage of your services.

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Carl Ashman

Director of Marketing
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Ryan Honey

Director of Technology
(586) 623-5236
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Alex Dushaj

IT Specialist
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Gail Clemens

Marketing and Media Specialist

Administrative

Our medical and data analytics team work closely together on treatment protocols, price adjustments, core competency programs, auditing reports, and more.

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Emily Denk, LVT

Medical Administrative Assistant
(586) 248-4308
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Kim Scicluna

Payroll & Benefits Specialist
(586) 623-5409
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Karlee Pinardi

Executive Administrative Assistant
(586) 248-4737
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Velva Burley Flowers

Director of People and Operations
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Amanda Mozal

Human Resources Coordinator

Operations

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Sameem Qazi

Director of Operations
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Shan Khan

Operations Specialist
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Lynn Roland, LVT

Clinical Learning & Development Strategist
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Jason Zagresky

Operations Manager
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Kristen Mandich

Director of Integrations
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PJ Vaden, LVT

Veterinary Operations Support
(586) 248-4442
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Taryn Smerecki

Director of Canine, Feline and Human Hospitality

Finance

Our finance team works on planning, auditing, and accounting for our company's finances so we can allocate our resources appropriately.

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Jessica Magsig

Senior Accounts Payable
(586) 248-4442
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Carmen Dreim

Accounts Receivable Clerk
(586) 248-4737
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Gregory Ueber

Finance Support
(586) 248-4442
5

Roberta Cichon

Accounts Payable Assistant
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Juned Ahmed

Data Analyst
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Celeste McLeod

Accounts Payable Assistant

Recruiting/Staffing

We’ve built a talented team of professionals to take on important administrative tasks so you can spend more time doing what you love: caring for pets.

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Alex Baylerian

Director of Strategic Recruitment
(586) 551-7199

Maintenance

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Kevin Murray

Maintenance Technician
(586) 248-4442
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Johnny Kovich

Maintenance Technician
(586) 248-4442

Leadership

Meet the visionaries who passionately drive our organization forward.

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Thomas Bankstahl, DVM, CAPP

Visionary, Owner, Team Leader, CEO
(586) 248-4442
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Julie Bankstahl

Owner, Team Leader, President, Project Manager
(586) 248-4442
HUB Headshots

Lesley Smith

Chief Operations Officer
(586) 248-4529
Dana-Meske-cropped-circle

Dana Meske

Chief Administrative Officer
(586) 623-6171
HUB Headshots

John Bankstahl

Chief Financial Officer
(586) 623-6597
HUB Headshots

Drew Suing

Chief Analytics Officer
(586) 623-5242
Josh-Gehrke-cropped-circle

Joshua E. Gehrke, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM (Neurology)

Chief Learning Officer, Interim Chief Medical Officer
(586) 248-4442
Dr-Phil-cropped-circle

Dr. Philip Richmond, DVM, CAPP, CPHSA, CPPC, CCFP

Chief Medical & Wellbeing Officer
raul-circle

Raul Soto, GPHR, SHRM-SCP

Chief Human Resources Officer

Inventory

Does your inventory management need more organization and efficiency? Look no further, our inventory gurus have you covered.

Steacy-McIntyre-cropped-circle

Steacy McIntyre

Inventory Manager
(586) 623-5332
Ken-McDonnell-cropped-circle

Kenneth McDonnell

Inventory Manager
Photo coming soon!(1)

Ryan Robinson

Inventory Manager
HUB Headshots

Samantha Mattia, LVT

Inventory Support
(586) 248-4442

Marketing & Technology

Our full-service IT team will help make your PMS and other technologies work for you. We help more pet parents in your area find you and take advantage of your services.

Carl-Ashman-cropped-circle

Carl Ashman

Director of Marketing
HUB Headshots

Ryan Honey

Director of Technology
(586) 623-5236
9

Alex Dushaj

IT Specialist
Gail-Clemens-cropped-circle

Gail Clemens

Marketing and Media Specialist

Administrative

Our medical and data analytics team work closely together on treatment protocols, price adjustments, core competency programs, auditing reports, and more.

emily denk

Emily Denk, LVT

Medical Administrative Assistant
(586) 248-4308
HUB Headshots

Kim Scicluna

Payroll & Benefits Specialist
(586) 623-5409
HUB Headshots

Karlee Pinardi

Executive Administrative Assistant
(586) 248-4737
dr-flowers

Velva Burley Flowers

Director of People and Operations
Amanda-Mozal-cropped-circle

Amanda Mozal

Human Resources Coordinator

Operations

sameem-cropped-circle

Sameem Qazi

Director of Operations
Shan-Khan-cropped-circle

Shan Khan

Operations Specialist
Lynn-Roland-cropped-circle

Lynn Roland, LVT

Clinical Learning & Development Strategist
Jason-Zagresky-cropped-circle

Jason Zagresky

Operations Manager
Kristen-Mandich-cropped-circle

Kristen Mandich

Director of Integrations
HUB Headshots

PJ Vaden, LVT

Veterinary Operations Support
(586) 248-4442
3

Taryn Smerecki

Director of Canine, Feline and Human Hospitality

Finance

Our finance team works on planning, auditing, and accounting for our company's finances so we can allocate our resources appropriately.

HUB Headshots

Jessica Magsig

Senior Accounts Payable
(586) 248-4442
HUB Headshots

Carmen Dreim

Accounts Receivable Clerk
(586) 248-4737
HUB Headshots

Gregory Ueber

Finance Support
(586) 248-4442
5

Roberta Cichon

Accounts Payable Assistant
Juned-Ahmed-cropped-circle

Juned Ahmed

Data Analyst
celeste-winter-hat

Celeste McLeod

Accounts Payable Assistant

Recruiting/Staffing

We’ve built a talented team of professionals to take on important administrative tasks so you can spend more time doing what you love: caring for pets.

HUB Headshots

Alex Baylerian

Director of Strategic Recruitment
(586) 551-7199

Maintenance

HUB Headshots

Kevin Murray

Maintenance Technician
(586) 248-4442
4

Johnny Kovich

Maintenance Technician
(586) 248-4442