Clinic Staff

Front Office Staff


Candice joined our office in April of 2016. When Candice is not in our office, you can find her with her husband Zach and son Beau on a lake bass fishing or in the mountains. Candice went to college in Dillon, MT enrolled in the Natural Horsemanship program. We are so glad to have her as a part of our team.

Shelby grew up in Mesa, Arizona and relocated to Montana in 2013. She is a current MSU Billings business major and looks forward to finally being done with school! During her off time she enjoys being outdoors with her family and making memories fishing, hiking, and scouting this beautiful state. Shelby also stays busy with her 4 year old son Lincoln as they explore The Bitterroot together! Shelby is a certified OULA Instructor she is excited to be working around more animals and getting to know all of our wonderful clients and patients!

Veterinary Technicians

Val on a horse


Valerie Lanoue, Veterinary Technician, has 14 plus years experience. She received her training in Phoenix, Arizona. Her main focus is in dental procedures. Born in Missoula, Montana, she grew up  in Stevensville. She is the mother of two amazing children and has three dogs and a cat.      Valerie says, “My children are my world and animals are my passion.”


Technician Assistants

Rachel web photo

Rachel Agosto was born and raised in Stevensville. She loves animals of all sorts and enjoys spoiling all of our patients here at The Clinic. Rachel is attending UM in Missoula seeking a degree in Digital Arts. You will see her happy face as she helps out with all sorts of tasks!



Cameron and Zoe

Cameron Jones joined Burnt Fork Veterinary Clinic in 2017 and has been working with animals since 2013. Cameron is originally from Nevada and has a young daughter named Zoe! Cameron has been back in The Bitterroot for 5 years. He enjoys hiking and cooking in his spare time. Cameron finds that working with animals is one of the most rewarding things he has done and he looks forward to learning and growing with us!