Aaron M. Rokey, DVM
Aaron is a native of Kansas, where he grew up raising heifers for the family’s dairy operation. He graduated from Kansas State University as a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 2004 and joined the Morris Veterinary Center as an associate the same year.
“I am interested in all aspects of livestock and companion animal medicine, so I enjoy the variety our practice offers.” says Aaron.
Marcia C. Barck, DVM
Dr. Marcia Barck is a 2014 graduate of Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine in Ames, IA. She received her Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Biology at St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN.
Dr. Barck works primarily with our small animal clients. She has a special interest in rabbit medicine, and enjoys doing soft tissue surgeries, as well as focusing on client education and preventative medicine.
When not at the clinic, she enjoys cooking, hiking, camping, canoeing, traveling and reading as well as spending time with her dog and rabbit, Kenai and Ember.
Sarah L. Granger, CVT
Sarah Granger was born and raised in Morris. She is a UMM alumnus and a 1985 graduate of the Medical Institute of Minnesota’s Veterinary Technology program. After working for several years in private practice and then the Small
Animal Intensive Care Unit at University of MN College of Veterinary Medicine, Sarah returned to the Morris area to join us at the Morris Veterinary Center in 1991.
“I enjoy the diversity of our practice.” Sarah says, “There’s something new to do or learn every day. I feel fortunate to have the chance to use my skills to help our clients and their animals in so many ways, and to have the opportunity to work
with such an exceptional group of veterinarians and staff.”
Sarah has a special interest in animal behavior medicine, and does most of our ultrasound work for livestock carcass traits. She has also been involved with Can Do Canines (formerly Hearing and Service Dogs of MN) for many years as a field trainer, helping to train disabled or hearing impaired clients and their service dogs.
Megan Koehntop, CVT and Groomer
Megan Koehntop grew up near a small town in western Wisconsin. Finding her love for animals on the small dairy farm that her family owned and operated, she decided to pursue a degree in Veterinary Technology at Ridgewater College in Willmar, MN. After graduation she moved to her husbands hometown of Morris and was employed at Glacial Ridge Veterinary Clinic in Glenwood for 2 ½ years. In the fall of 2012, she joined the staff at Morris Veterinary Center as a Certified Veterinary Technician and Pet Groomer. She enjoys the mixture of pet grooming and performing technician duties. After starting her family, she started back to work part-time and loves the balance of work and being a stay-at-home mom. She enjoys staying busy grooming dog and cats. While not working, Megan loves spending time with her family, pets and life on the farm.
Sara Blekestad, CVT
Ever since Sara was little, she has always found a way to help animals; whether it be helping painted turtles get across a busy road or visiting animal shelters to spend time with the animals that needed homes. Mankato, MN is where Sara grew up. Ridgewater College in Willmar, MN is where she obtained her degree in Veterinary Technology in 2016. After graduating college, Sara started her internship here in Morris which then led to a full time position as a Certified Veterinary Technician. Sara enjoys working with all animals but loves companion pets and exotic creatures.
At home, she has two fur babies; Pancake and Mikko. In her free time she enjoys relaxing with her cats and fiancé, going on walks, enjoying time at the coffee shop and spending time with her family.
I've always imagined and knew I was going to work with animals my whole life; I'm thankful every day when I get to be a helping hand to a needy paw.