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Staff and Owners

We take pride in our Veterinarians at the EMVC. Their impressive education backgrounds, valuable experiences, and compassion will serve your pet's needs in every way.  We have a wealth of Veterinary Experience at your service!

Our staff is focused on providing outstanding veterinary care while exceeding your expectations of service.

  • Owners

    • Donn W. Laudermilch VMD

      Dr. Donn W. Laudermilch accepted a position at Rome Veterinary Center immediately following graduation. Dr. Donn attended Franklin & Marshall College from 1972-1975 and graduated from University of Pennsylvania with his VMD in 1979.


    • Benjamin S. Laudermilch DVM

      Dr. Benjamin S. Laudermilch is licensed to practice veterinary medicine in Pennsylvania and New York. Dr. Ben attended Indiana Wesleyan University from 2000-2003 and graduated from Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine with his DVM in 2007.


    • Stephen D. Laudermilch DVM

      Dr. Laudermilch is a 2011 graduate of Cornell University. He completed a bachelor's degree in Biology at Indiana Wesleyan University. His interests include dairy cattle production medicine and surgery, equine medicine and reproduction, small animal medicine and nutrition, and many other aspects of veterinary medicine - too numerous to count. He is married to his high school sweetheart, Elisabeth, and together they have two little girls and two little boys. As a family, they enjoy spending time with their three golden retrievers, playing family games, going on walks, and spending time around nature. 


  • Associates

    • Ariana R. S. Hayes DVM

      Dr. Ariana R. S. Hayes joined the team at Endless Mountains Veterinary Center, PC in the summer of 2015.  Originally from northwest Montana, near Glacier National Park and Flathead Lake, she grew up with many companion animals and horses in her life.  From an early age, she had an interest in veterinary medicine and science that continued to develop throughout her high school years.  Dr. Ariana further pursued her science interests at The University of Montana and received a BS in Chemistry in May 2011.  During her undergraduate schooling, she also worked in a local veterinary hospital which led her to pursue training at Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine.  Her veterinary studies emphasized companion animal medicine and surgery and her externships focused on population and production medicine and surgery, particularly as they pertain to dairy cattle management.  She graduated with her DVM in May 2015.


  • Employees

    • Adam Carrington- Business Manager

      Adam is our business manager.  He has been working with us since April 2013.  He brings a vast array of knowledge and a great work ethic to help us service our clients better every day.


    • Brian Trible- Inventory Manager

      Brian joined our team as inventory manager in March of 2017. Brian will be helping to ensure that we can offer the best products and prices to our clients.  He comes with a diverse background in production.  Brian is married with children and enjoys his time spent with his family.


    • Casey McPherson-Financial Controller

      Casey McPherson has joined Endless Mountains Veterinary Center, PC as our Financial Controller in February 2017.  He has a Associates Degree in Business Administration through Keystone College.  Casey has years of experience and knowledge in the financial field and a great work ethic.  He is married with two children and strives to be a role model for his kids.  Casey and his family, including their dog "Koko", live on a small family farm.  He also helps his family run a small business and enjoys watching them succeed.  His interests include hunting, dirt bike racing, he is a volunteer fireman, little league coach, and the Pike Township Auditor.


    • Jim - farm hand

      Jim joined our team in August 2013 as our farm hand to care for our client animals, recipients for our clients and for our donors.


    • Melanie Blasz- Human Resources Director

      Melanie is our Human Resources Director.  Melanie joined our team in April 2017.  She brings with her a vast array of knowledge from working in various positions in Human Resources and management fields.  Melanie enjoys camping and other outdoor activities with her family, gardening, hiking, trail running, and photography.  She has several animals including her two loves, Meghan and Fern.


    • Parker - Farm and Lab Assistant

      Parker joined our team as an assistant for our farm operations and a laboratory assistant in March of 2014. He helps with our client animals and with the development of  protocols and implementation in our lab for specialty reproductive technologies.  Parker graduated from Delaware Valley College with a BS in Animal Science and has worked in the pharmaceutical industry for the past 35 years managing veterinary research projects.  He owns and operates Monarda Farm which raises registered red angus seedstock.  We are glad to have Parker on our team due to the wealth of knowledge and enthusiasm he brings to our clinic.


    • Ruth - Assistant Large Animal Receptionist

      Ruth has worked as the secretary for Rome Veterinary Center, PC for more than 50 years. She is now the assistant secretary, and she helps with large animal calls, filing of official paperwork - and she keeps us all in line!


    • Connie - Marketing/ Accounts Receivable/Manager

      Connie has worked with our small animal practice since the summer of 2012. She assists with appointment scheduling, office administrative details, invoicing, and helping clients find out more about our clinic and services. She is our Accounts Receivable Manager and is a whiz at marketing.


    • Lori- Receptionist Manager

      Lori has worked as a Small Animal Receptionist since September of 2014.  She has a Bachelor's degree in Business Management through Liberty University.  Lori is actively involved in helping the kids and the board of the NEB Youth Soccer Association.  In her down time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, two kids and her dog.  


    • Kelly-small animal receptionist

      Kelly joined our team in February 2017 as a full-time small animal receptionist at our Tunkhannock location.  Kelly has a Associates Degree in Accounting from Keystone College and many years of experience in customer service.  She helps clients with appointments and learning more about our clinics and services.  


    • Lisa - Large Animal Receptionist

      Lisa began working as a full- time receptionist in July 2014. She communicates daily with the large animal clients to help with appointments, emergencies and general information for the clients.


    • Lois-large/small animal receptionist

      Lois joined our team as a large/small animal receptionist September of 2014.  She communicates with both large and small animal clients to help with appointments,emergencies and general information for clients.


    • Tina - Small Animal Veterinary Assistant

      A veterinary assistant since 1998, she helps assist with small animal surgeries and appointments when needed.  She spends the majority of her time helping answer questions or doing odd jobs around the clinic.


    • Keith- small animal veterinary Assistant

      Keith has worked with our small animal practice since November of 2014.  Keith did leave us for a short break, but we are happy to have him back working with us. Keith joined back up with our team in May of 2017.  Keith has worked in the veterinary field since 1986. He started out working part-time at an Animal Hospital after school and on week-ends. He soon became the technician at the same practice after he graduated High School.  Keith went on to work at the Seeing Eye in Morristown New Jersey, where he learned the detailed technical skills needed to be a successful technician in the animal medical field.  After heading up the technical staff of three Northern New Jersey Veterinary Practices, he transitioned into the Group Purchasing aspect of Veterinary Medicine and then on to Pet Healthcare Savings Programs.  With a wide array of technical, sales, customer service and marketing experience, Keith joins our team ready to expand and improve every aspect of Endless Mountains Veterinary Center, PC.  But secretly..... he just loves pets!


    • Tanya- head small animal veterinary assistant

      Tanya has worked with our small animal practice in Rome and Dushore since October of 2015.  She has years of experience in the large and small animal aspects of veterinary technician work.  She brings her expertise from her previous job of emergency referral hospital to our clinics and is hoping to help our great patients.


    • Jaimee- small animal veterinary assistant

      Jaimee joined our team as a part-time small animal veterinary assistant in February 2017.  She has a Bachelors of Science Degree in Animal Science and Distinction in Research from Cornell University.  Jaimee is married and has four pets including a Labrador, cat, and four Uromastyx lizards.  She enjoys aquariums and gardening.  She is very interested in animal nutrition and metabolic diseases of the liver.  Jaimee and her husband attend various local fundraisers and help out the local school when they are selling candy bars.


    • Jessica- Head small animal veterinary assistant

      Jessica has worked with our small animal practice since May of 2015.  She has been a veterinary technician for 18+ years and comes to us from New Braunfels, TX.  She has worked for several clinics where she gained her experience and now is going to further her education by taking classes to be an RVT.  She moved to Pennsylvania with her husband.  She has three children, a daughter 22 years old and two stepsons 17 and 15.  She also has 4-four legged children 3 shih tzus and a Belgian Malinios.  Jessica enjoys her job and helping animals.  We are glad Jessica joined our team.