Dr. Brent Born was born in Northwest Iowa. In 1988 he attended Buena Vista College in Storm Lake where he earned a degree in Biology while playing and coaching football. He then attended Iowa State University and in 1998 graduated with a DVM. He joined the Kenyon Veterinary Practice in May of 1998.
Dr. Born is married to Tammy. They have 6 children in their blended family ranging from teenagers to our little 2 year old. Away from the clinic, Dr. Born enjoys being outdoors, golfing or hunting, and loves to watch his dog Mannie chase pheasants.
Dr. Brad Prestemon, Veterinarian
Dr. Prestemon is a native of northeast Iowa and a graduate of Luther College, and the Iowa State University School of Veterinary Medicine. He has practiced in the area for 11 years and is excited to join the Kenyon Veterinary Clinic. He enjoys all phases of practice with a focus on skin and ears, allergy, and dentistry. He looks forward to meeting new and old clients at KVC.
Dr. Prestemon lives in Northfield with his wife Kari and four children (Luther, Lars, Lilly, and Leta), and a playful adopted Springer Spaniel named Hailey. He loves fishing and boating in the summertime and his involvement in the sport of basketball in the winter.
Sara Bokman, Veterinary Technician
A Faribault, Minnesota native, Sara started as a full time Veterinary Technician with our clinic in December 2008. She graduated from the Minnesota School of Business-Shakopee Campus, with an Associate’s Degree in Veterinary Technology in 2005 and prior to working with KVC was employed as a Vet Tech in Faribault.
Her long-term goals are to open a No-Kill animal sanctuary and to return to college to pursue a Veterinary licence. She has an intense passion for animals and has many pets of her own; Riley (Weimaraner), Zeke (Weimaraner-Lab Mix), Reagan & Paisley (Boxers), and the domestic short-haired cats: Small Fry, Purr-easy, Marma and Kitty Kringle.
Stephanie Bauer, Veterinary Technician
Stephanie is a full-time certified Veterinary Technician and has worked at KVC since Apiril of 2013. She graduated with an Associates Degree from Rochester Community and Technical College in 2012 and was previously employed as a vet tech in Byron, Mn. Stephanie is originally from Minneapolis but has lived in Kenyon for 18 years. She is married to Chad and has two children, Gavin and Gabriella.
Stephanie enjoys watching her kids play sports, camping and reading. She has a passion for animals and owns a bloodhound named “Ellie May”, a cat named “Bear”, two parakeets “Rhythm & Blues” and a tree frog.
Missy Prondzinski, Veterinary Technician
Missy grew up in the Mankato area. She studied many topics before deciding on veterinary medicine. She attended Argosy University and graduated in 2001 with and Associates Degree in Veterinary Technology.
Missy lives outside of Kenyon with her husband, Jason, and two young daughters, Kenzie and Adeline. They share their home with two dogs, Stella (a Rottweiler-St. Bernard Mix) and Nash (Rottweiler), and two Bengal cats, Bear and Finn. Missy also has many fish and many chickens. She hopes one day to raise, breed and train Siberian Huskies.
Deborah Quaale, Business Manager
Deborah joined KVC in August of 2012. A Minnesota native, she attended Concordia College in St. Paul where she earned a Business Degree with a major in Organizational Management and Communications. She brings over 20 years of finance and management experience to KVC. Deb is married to Loren and they have two children, Britney and Zachary. Deb has two mixed-breed dogs, Maximus and Ellee Roo.