Lacey began working at the Equine Clinic in 1998, as Dr. Smith’s first employee. She worked as a technician, receptionist, and office manager with the clinic until 2006. In the fall of 2011 she returned to our team as a veterinary technician. She is glad to be back as a part of the Equine Clinic family!

Lacey grew up in southwest Missouri, and currently resides in Clever with her husband and young daughter. They enjoy their four legged family, which includes 4 horses, 2 cats, several dogs including their beloved jack russell, McGwire.

In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, barrel racing, being outdoors, and raising “Turner & Hooch” puppies (Dogue De Bordeaux’s).


Rachel started her knowledge and experience in the Veterinary field in high school where she volunteered with their family veterinarian. She furthered her knowledge in achieving her Bachelor’s of Science in Animal Science at MSU. During that time she worked part time at a veterinary hospital and went to school full time. After graduating college she was accepted a position with the Equine Clinic as a full time veterinary technician. Rachel has overall 6 1/2 years experience working in the veterinary field. When she is not with us at the clinic she is enjoying her time with her dog Daisy and trail riding with her two horses Taffy and Junebug.


Faith is our Registered Veterinary technician, she graduated from Crowder College in May of 2011. She and her husband Paul reside in Strafford Mo with their 2 quarter horses Leggs and Stitch, a mini donkey named Lilo and their 3 dogs Rebel, Annie, and Stetson. In her free time she enjoys Barrel Racing and hunting!

Dr. Rebecca Braun

Dr. Rebecca Braun grew up in central Illinois. She started riding at a young age and enjoyed local English shows. She attended University of Illinois at the Urbanna-Champaign campus where she received her bachelors in Molecular and Cellular Biology. Her veterinary degree was earned at Ohio State University, and she graduated from OSU in 2016. Shortly after completing her degree she moved to southwest Missouri with her husband, Josh, and two dogs, Kirby and Doug. She has been practicing mixed animal medicine up to this point.

Professionally she has a special interest in behavioral medicine, and personally she enjoys riding horses, reading and working on their house near Seymour Missouri.