LORI - Technician / Boarding Manager


After graduating from high school in Connecticut, Lori Payne went to Texas where she graduated from Texas Lutheran College in 1980. She received a Masters Degree in Entomology from Texas Tech University in 1982. Following the raising of four children and numerous moves around the Midwest, she and her husband, Jacky, finally stayed for a while in Hartland, MN. Lori was a veterinary assistant at the Waseca Clinic and moved on to be a veterinary technician at the Clarks Grove Veterinary Clinic in 2006.

She has also been manager of the clinic’s boarding kennel since its inception in 2006. When Lori is not taking care of the animas at the vet clinic, she is taking care of the animals on her hobby farm.