Companion Animal Team

  • Dr. Laura Vander Stelt

    Dr. Laura Vander Stelt received her B.A. in Biology Health Professions at Northwestern College in Orange City, IA and her D.V.M. from Iowa State University in 2012. Her husband Mike is a technician at Premier Communications and they have a son and daughter, Henry and Cordelia. She was a mixed animal vet for two years after graduating, but decided companion animals are her passion. She loves reading and spending time with her family. Bring your pet in for a check-up to get to know Dr. Laura better!

    If you have any questions, you can contact Dr. Vander Stelt at:

    (712) 737-4474


  • Autumn Maras Maras

    Autumn Maras grew up in Alton and has always wanted to pursue a career with animals. Autumn was introduced to our team in 2015 while spending time during a summer internship as a Veterinary Technician. She attended Iowa Lakes Community college, where she graduated with a degree in Veterinary Technology in 2016 and started full time at OCVC. She is excited to continue learning and to be working with our companion animals.

  • Ashley Norman

    Ashley attended the University of Illinois to pursue a degree in Animal Science. She moved to Orange City in 2015 with her husband Aaron, who is currently a technology support specialist for the MOC-FV School District. Ashley joined OCVC in 2017, where she works on both the large animal and companion animal sides. In December 2017, Ashley earned her Master’s Degree in Veterinary Medical Sciences through an online program from the University of Florida. She looks forward to continuing to work with the companion animal team and our clients!

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