Board Members & Staff Information - Effective 1/17/2013




William H. Green, DVM
Dubach, LA

Board President 8/1/2009 - 7/31/2014

Steve Slaton, DVM
Metairie, LA

Board Vice President 8/1/2010 - 7/31/2015

Patrick R. Bernard, DVM
Carencro, LA

Board Secretary-Treasurer 10/5/2011 - 7/31/2016

John S. Emerson, DVM
Lake Charles, LA

Board Member 10/1/2012 - 7/31/2018

Fenton R. Lipscomb, DVM
Gonzales, LA

Board Member 11/1/2013 - 7/30/2018



Wendy Parrish Executive Director
Amanda G. Anderson Administrative Assistant
Michael Tomino Contract Attorney
Open Clerk


The members of the Louisiana Board of Veterinary Medicine and staff of the Board office would like to welcome new Board member, John S. Emerson, DVM. Dr. Emerson currently practices in the Lake Charles area (primarily small animal practice) and has been appointed to serve through July 30, 2013. We extend a warm welcome and best wishes for a productive team.