Meet Our Foley Team
Mille Lacs Veterinary Clinic at Foley is staffed with a team of compassionate veterinarians and support staff to meet the needs of your small pet or large animal.
Dr. Rochelle Fredrick, DVM
Dr. Rochelle Fredrick is a small animal doctor with the Foley and Becker clinics. She grew up in the St. Cloud area. She received a Bachelor of Arts in biology at Gustavus Adolphus College in 1997 and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Minnesota in 2001. Dr. Fredrick enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, traveling, and being outdoors.
Dr. Bonnie Miller, DVM
Dr. Bonnie Miller is a large animal doctor based out of our Foley clinic.
Certified Veterinary Technicians
Cheryl Wedin, CVT
Cheryl is a small animal veterinary technician at the Foley clinic. She has over 28 years of experience in the veterinary technology field and has worked for MLVC since 2000. Cheryl enjoys working with companion animals, as well as all areas of large animal lab work. At home, she enjoys trail riding and camping with her horse, Cajun, as well as spending time with her two cats, William and Libby.
Jessi Brand, CVT
Jessi is a small animal veterinary technician with the Foley and Becker clinics. She joined MLVC in 2003 after graduating from Ridgewater College the same year. Jessi was raised on a dairy farm. She lives with her husband and two sons.
Pennie Loidolt, CVT
Pennie is a small animal veterinary technician with the Foley clinic. She graduated from Ridgewater College in June 1997, and she joined MLVC in August of 1999. Pennie enjoys dental cleanings and lab work. She and her husband, David, run a farm near Pierz along with their three children. Pennie and her family raise chickens, beef and crops. They also have two labradors, four cats, and one horse.
Erika Woods, CVT
Erika started her career with MLVC in 2015, 2 years after graduating from the Minnesota School of Business with her certification. Previously, she worked at the Animal Humane Society. She’s interested in all aspects of veterinary medicine, but she especially loves working with felines. Erika grew up with 2 brothers, and now lives with her husband and 3 cats, Normal, Pickles, and Sidney, in Isanti, MN. Her favorite hobbies are crafting/crocheting and salmon fishing with her family.
Kaysha, Veterinary Assistant
Kaysha graduated from Argosy University in December of 2017. She interned with our team and was hired on as a technician after graduation. She loves working with animals and being able to see all different species. Outside of work, she enjoys being outdoors and spending time with family and friends.
Brandi, Veterinary Assistant
Brandi is a large animal technician in Foley. She is from Wisconsin where both her grandparents were farmers. She graduated from Kirkwood Community College with an Associate of Arts in Veterinary Technology, emphasis in Horse Science. Her favorite animals are dogs and horses. She enjoys spending time outdoors with her dog Riley, reading, and learning new things.
Customer Service Team
Linda Johnson, Receptionist
Linda is a receptionist at the Foley clinic. Prior to joining the team here at MLVC in 2000, she and her husband farmed for 23 years. Linda enjoys her job and loves working with all her co-workers and doctors at MLVC. She has two grown children and six grandchildren who are a priority in her life.
Megan Kok, Receptionist
Megan is a receptionist with the Foley and Milaca clinics. She joined MLVC in 2010. Megan grew up on a farm and enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She enjoys working with all of her co-workers and the wonderful clients at MLVC.
Carrie Ratka, Receptionist
Carrie has been with MLVC since the end of 2015. She grew up in Oklahoma, and has lived in several different states before settling here in Minnesota with her husband, Pete, where they raise beef cows on their farm. Her favorite hobbies include training cattle, hiking, running, and yoga.
Barb Herbst, Inventory/Assistant Pharmacy Technician
Barb began with MLVC in 1998 as a receptionist and evolved into her current role that supports all three clinics. She and her husband own and operate a small beef farm near Foley. Barb also enjoys spending lots of quality time with her two miniature poodles, Bailey and Madison.