Our Team

Angela Martin, D.V.M.

Angela Martin, DVM

Associate Veterinarian


Dr. Angela Martin is a 2015 graduate of the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine. She grew up on a small family farm near Pinckneyville, Illinois. Following graduation, she practiced for three years in a mixed animal clinic in Nashville, Illinois. In June 2018, she moved back to Central Missouri after marrying MU veterinary classmate Dr. Neal Martin. Once returning to Central Missouri, she worked in multiple veterinary clinics near and around Columbia as a relief veterinarian. In December 2018, Dr. Martin began working at R Veterinary at Columbia.

Dr. Martin and her husband live near Centralia, Missouri along with their dog Panda, five cats, and chickens. She enjoys helping her husband working and treating cattle, gardening, and traveling to Southern Illinois to visit family as much as possible.

Tanner May

Tanner May, DVM

Associate Veterinarian


Dr. Tanner May graduated from the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine in 2019. He began working at R Veterinary at Columbia the summer after his graduation and will work in cooperation with our sister clinic, R Veterinary at the Lake. Dr. May and his wife, Hannah, have two dogs; Arya (Australian cattle dog mix) and Nyala (Pitbull). They can often be found out about swimming at Twin Lakes dog park, exploring the woods around Hickson Creek trail, or taking a stroll around downtown Columbia. Dr. May is an avid board game collector and always looking for suggestions to add a fun, new game to his collection! His veterinary interests include small animal dentistry, surgery, and internal medicine.

Andi Mitchell

Andi Mitchell

Receptionist

Hey guys, I’m Andi! I have been a receptionist at R Veterinary at Columbia for a little over two years. I love all animals, big and small, but have a special place in my heart for cats. I have four pampered fur children at home, three cats, and one dog. I can’t wait to meet your fur babies!

Saige Tindall

Saige Tindall

Receptionist

Hello all! My name is Saige. I have four fur babies, two dogs, and two cats. I’ve been working at R Veterinary at Columbia for almost a year now and I absolutely love it! In my free time, I love to do yoga, hike, play with my pets, sing, take photos, and spend time with friends. I look forward to meeting you all in the future!

Jessi James

Jessi James

Veterinary Technician

I’m Jessi! I was born and raised on a little farm outside of Vandalia, MO. Pictured is my best friend of 20 years named Ace. I have two girls Rylee, age 8, and Presley, age 2. To go along with my children and my horse, I have another horse named Freckles, two dogs named Paisley and Roper, and two cats named Nomad and Snowball. I received my Veterinary Technician Certification in 2012 and have worked with everything from cows to kitties!

Lauren Hall

Lauren Hall

Veterinary Technician

Hi, I’m Lauren Hall. I am a veterinary technician at R Veterinary at Columbia. When I was a young girl I always dreamed about being a veterinarian or at least working with animals. I’m proud to say I’m living out my dream every day.

Emma Davis

Emma Davis

Veterinary Technician

Emma has been with R Veterinary at Columbia since May 2019. Originally from North Carolina, she moved to Missouri for veterinary school at the University of Missouri. She enjoys working here because she likes being able to educate owners and help them take part in the care of their pets. She has one cat, Cassie, who has done nothing but nap and sunbathe since she was adopted.

Jennifer Burkhead

Jennifer Burkhead

Boarding Technician

My name is Jennifer. I am a boarding technician at R Veterinary at Columbia. I love my job. I love being outside doing landscaping, riding my horses, fishing, hiking, lake life, and jeep life. Most of all, I love spending time with all six of my grandkids.

Shawna Palmer

Shawna Palmer​​​​​​​

Veterinary Technician

Hi! My name is Shawna, I am a mother of two teenagers. I worked in the human field for over ten years, I have been a veterinary technician for five years now. I absolutely love my job and helping take care of all of the fur babies that we see each day!!

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