School of Veterinary Medicine

Louisiana State University

Skip Bertman Drive at River Road

Baton Rouge, LA 70803

Veterinary Teaching Hospital

Pets and small exotics

(225) 578-9600

Horses and farm animals

(225) 578-9500

Admissions and Enrollment

DVM Admissions 

MS/PhD Admissions

Dean's Office

Joel D. Baines, VMD, PhD, Dean

Joanne Sands

Executive Administrative Assistant

(225) 578-9903


Comparative Biomedical Sciences

Pathobiological Sciences

Veterinary Clinical Sciences


Tracy Evans

Senior Director of Development

(225) 578-9870

Gretchen Morgan, CFRE

Director of Alumni and Donor Relations

(225) 225-578-9565

Clayton Forbes

Director of Development

(225) 578-9826

Katherine D’Aquila

Director of Development

(225) 578-6270

Andy Schade

Director of Development

(225) 578-5162

Leslie Entremont

Development Coordinator

(225) 578-9489

Allison Llorens

Assistant Director of Donor Relations and Development Services

(225) 578-7935

Diversity Office

Lorrie Gaschen, DVM, PhD, DECVDI

Executive Associate Dean of Diversity, Student, and Faculty Affairs

(225) 578-9591

Donnie Watkins

Coordinator of Diversity, Student, and Faculty Affairs

(225) 578-9867


Corrie Hess

Library Director and Head of Technical Services

(225) 578-9799

Media and Public Relations

Thomas Rooney

Director of Strategic Communications

(225) 578-9618

Ginger Guttner, MMC, APR

Communications Manager

(225) 578-9922

Celia Ordoyne

Outreach Coordinator

(225) 578-9825

Sandy Sarr

Communications Coordinator