Contact Us

107-100 Stone Road West
Guelph, ON
N1G 5L3

Toll Free: 1 (800) 675-1859
Phone: (519) 836-4910
Fax: (519) 836-3638

Executive Director & Registrar

Elise Wickett, MBA, RVT
Phone: (519)836-4910 ext. 223


Communications Manager (and Data Protection Officer)

Natalie Thomas
Phone: (519)836-4910 ext. 222

Events and Sponsorship Manager

Catrina Watson, CMP
Phone: (519)836-4910 ext. 228

Member Advocacy and Public Awareness Coordinator

Victoria Evans
Phone: (519)836-4910 ext. 229

Provincial Manager: OAVT Rabies Response Program

Kristina Cooper, RVT
1-844-8-RABIES ext 231

Associate Manager: OAVT Rabies Response Program

Tamara Gillen, RVT
1-844-8-RABIES ext 230

Office Hours

OAVT Staff are gradually returning to the office while maintaining strict physical distancing and hygiene practices. Visiting the OAVT office is by appointment only. Please contact for more information. 

The OAVT office is closed for the following holidays: New Year's Day, Family Day, Good Friday, Victoria Day, Canada Day (or the following Monday if on a weekend), August Civic Holiday, Labour Day, Thanksgiving Monday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day.

The office also closes over the Christmas holidays, and the holiday schedule will be posted by Dec. 1 each year.

Additional OAVT Contacts

Finance Manager: Verna Miedema, CB
Phone: (519)836-4910 ext. 226

Operations Coordinator: Loretta Sviezikas-Roussy
Phone: (519) 836-4910 ext. 221

CE & One Health Manager: Laurie Williams, BA MA CELTA RVT
Phone: (519) 836-4910 ext. 232

The RVT Journal

Editor in chief - Natalie Thomas (

Technical Editor - Laurie Williams, BA MA CELTA RVT (

Want to write the OAVT Board of Directors? Email and the email will be forwarded accordingly.

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