Meet Our Heart + Paw


Our leadership approach has been developed through years of leading hospitals to achieve their highest potential. We believe in the idea of freedom in a framework, meaning that we empower what makes your people and practice unique, while also supporting your practice with frameworks that drive success. Our operations team believes that people are at the heart of success, and we’re committed to building lasting relationships while providing your team with training, support, and resources.

Dr. George Melillo
Co-Founder and Chief Veterinary Officer

Dave Lasus


Liyan Shen

Andrew DeFino

VP of Business Development

Dr. Mary Peacock
Senior Director of Operations

Aimee Gebert

Senior Director of 
Implementation + Integration

Ryan DeCurtis

Director of Technology

Charlene Wandzilak

Director of Talent Acquisition

Susan Balle

Director of Human Resources

Matt Ooi

Director, Pet Services

Dr. Julie Sanders

Director of Operations

Spencer Baker

Director, Business Development

Melissa MacFarland

Director, Design and Construction

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