About Us

Meet Our Team

Veterinary Assistants


Charlene Munro, RVT (Lead Technician)

Charlene has been a technician for more than 30 years. She began working with Lake City Animal Hospital in 2001. She is married with 2 English Bulldogs, 2 Rottweilers, and American Shorthair, Somalis, and a Maine coon. She also competes/participates in cat shows with her American shorthairs, Somalis, and Maine Coone.

Aaron Simon

Aaron graduated from the University of Kansas in 1996. He has worked in animal rescues for ten years, some you may know, Southeastern Grey Hound and Road Trip Home. He is married and looks after eight dogs and multiple fosters.

Christina Pieretti

Christina is enrolled in Penn Foster. She joined Lake City Animal Hospital in January 2013. Christina has three dogs – with a special affection for pitbulls - and one cat.

Danielle Urtnowski

Danielle has been with Lake City Animal Hospital since 2010. When she is not working or helping with Road Trip Home Rescue she enjoys spending time outdoors. Her hobbies range from hiking and camping with her dogs to skydiving, scuba diving, riding horses, and back packing.

Hope Baugh

Hope is currently enrolled in Penn Foster. She joined Lake City Animal Hospital in 2010. She is married and the loving owner of dachshunds Baxter and Clover, and rescue dog Colby Bear.

Mike Larson

Mike joined Lake City Animal Hospital in 2008. He has been instrumental in rescuing and rehabilitating many wild animals, including squirrels, ducks and hawks. Mike has four dogs – two pitbulls, a chocolate lab, and a red tick coonhound.

Zach Mueller

Zach joined our team in August of 2012. He began as a kennel assistant, later became our assistant kennel manager, and is now a veterinary assistant.

Mallory Rosiek

Mallory’s family has been bringing their pets to Bartow Animal Hospital, Inc since 1997. She has a passion for animals and joined our team in 2014. Currently, Mallory is enrolled at Kennesaw State to further her education. Her personal animals include two cats named Willow and Pikachu. She also has two dogs named Duffy and Trixie.

Meagan Anders

Megan began working for Lake City in 2013, and has since then graduated from Athens Technical College’s Veterinary Technology Program, and became a Registered Veterinary Technician in August 2016. In her free time she enjoys kayaking with her husband and Chihuahua, Leo. She also loves spending time with her other 3 dogs, Annie, Great-Dane-Lab mix, Pearl, Malti-Poo, and Jed, a Bloodhound.