Meet The Vets

Dr. Travis Halfmann, DVM

Graduated Vet School in 2010 | Position: DVM, Owner | Joined GVC: December 2013

Dr. Halfmann is a graduate of Texas A&M University where he received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 2010. Prior to attending veterinary school, Dr. Halfmann earned a Masters of Agricultural Business and two Bachelors degrees in Animal Science and Biomedical Science. He is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and Texas Veterinary Medical Association. Dr. Halfmann was born and raised in Burnet, Texas, and started working with animals at a young age – participating in his first livestock show in the 3rd grade. Dr. Halfmann continued to show cattle, sheep and hogs throughout high school and into college as well. He and his wife, Lori, and children, Owen, Hallie and Weston, are residents of Fredericksburg.

Dr. Lana Bush, DVM

Graduated Vet School in 2011 | Position: Associate | Joined GVC: August 2015

Dr. Bush is also a graduate of Texas A&M University, where she received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 2011. She earned a Bachelors degree in Animal Science from Texas A&M University in 2007, prior to entering veterinary school. Dr. Bush has been around animals all her life. She grew up in Hamilton, TX on a dairy farm, and also showed market lambs through both 4-H and FFA. She decided to become a vet in order to help individuals through difficult times, build relationships with clients and assist clients succeeding in their animal related businesses. In her free time she loves traveling, cooking and camping. Dr. Bush and her husband, Joel and son, Kelton are residents of Fredericksburg.

Meet The Team

Betty Sagebiel

Position: Large Animal Technician
Joined GVC: February 1992

Karen Branch

Position: Small Animal Technician
Joined GVC: August 2014

Bruce Grobe

Position: Large Animal Technician
Joined GVC: March 2017

Dennis Moldenhauer

Position: Large Animal Technician
Joined GVC: October 2014

Kate Wenzel

Position: Technician
Joined GVC: 2015

Maurice Hohmann

Position: Technician
Joined GVC: October 2017


Position: Receptionist
Joined GVC: November 2018


Position: Large Animal Technician
Joined GVC: September 2018



At Gillespie Veterinary Center, we are always looking to hire the right type of person to join our team. Are you a friendly, engaging, team-player, who loves helping animals and their owners? If you like working in a family-oriented environment, with a close group of animal-loving professionals, then we would love to consider you for a position. Please email to submit your resume!

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