Office of Academic Affairs Contact Information

Academic Affairs

The Office of Academic Affairs provides assistance to faculty, staff, and DVM students in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, enrollment, financial aid, graduation, orientation, scholarships and awards, grade changes, class notes, textbook orders, student records, room/meeting scheduling, and student insurance. Academic Affairs also supports visiting senior students during their time at VA-MD Vet Med.

Office Contact information

Phone: 540-231-4090 or 540-231-3924
Fax: 540-231-9290
Mail Code: 0442
  • Dr. Jennifer Hodgson
    Associate Dean of Professional Programs
  • Dr. Jacquelyn Pelzer
    Director of Admissions & Student Services
  • Dr. Karen Inzana
    Director of Assessment
  • Angela Webb
    Office Manager and Academic Programs Coordinator
  • Jamie Criner
    Year 4 Support Specialist
  • vacant
    Year 1-3 Support Specialist
  • Darlene Duncan
    Education Support Specialist

DVM Admissions

  • Dr. Jacquelyn Pelzer
    Director of Admissions & Student Services
    Phone: 540-231-7018
    Fax: 540-231-9290
  • Dr. Carling Sitterley
    Assistant Director of Admissions & Student Services
    Phone: 540-231-7828
    Fax: 540-231-9290
  • Shelby Jenkins
    Admissions Coordinator
    Phone: 540-231-4699
    Fax: 540-231-9290

Multidiscipline Laboratories (MDL)


  • Melanie "Mel" Kegley
    MDL Manager
    Phone: 540-231-9017
  • Kathy Farley
    Administrative Assistant
    Phone: 540-231-7881

First Year

Second Year

  • (vacant)
    Lab Specialist
    Phone: 540-231-6674
  • Courtney Snead
    Lab Specialist
    Phone: 540-231-6674

Third Year