Our Team

Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Wildcat Valley Animal Clinic in Lafayette! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Please call us at 765-589-7297 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!


  • Dr. Heather Baker, DVM

    Dr. Heather Baker is a 2000 graduate of Purdue’s College of Veterinary Medicine. …

    Associate Veterinarian

  • Dr. Dave Murakowski, DVM

    Dr. Dave Murakowski is an associate small animal veterinarian for Wildcat Valley Animal…

    Registered Veterinary Technician

  • Kelsey Schlundt, RVT

    Registered Veterinary Technician

    Kelsey graduated from Benton Central High School in 2010 and completed her veterinary…

    Veterinary Assistant

  • Mrs. Ashley Niemantsverdriet

    Veterinary Assistant

    Ashley has been with the clinic since 2008 and is an integral hub at WVAC.  Ashley…
  • Andrea Tyrie

    Certified Veterinary Assistant

    Andrea works as a veterinary assistant and is known as our in house "cat wrangler". …
  • Hanna Gish

    veterinary assistant

    Hanna Gish is one of our veterinary assistants (graduate 2013). She is a proud mother of…
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    Krista Kelemen

    Veterinary Assistant

    Hi, my name is Krista! I have many hobbies but a couple of my favorites are painting and…
  • Ava Baker

    Veterinary Assistant

    Hi, my name is Ava Baker. I am a senior at Harrison High School. This fall I will be…


  • Stephanie Miller


    Stephanie is the proud mother of Niko, Zoe, Landon, Kaitlyn, and Lexi. Stephanie has been…
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    Lauren Brown


    My name is Lauren. I reside in Rossville, Indiana and attended McCutcheon High School. I…