Meet Our Care Team

Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Columbia Veterinary Hospital in The Dalles

Please call us at 541-296-5059 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members or Book An Appointment using our online form.

About Us             Our Story                Our Hospital

Our Talented Veterinarians

Managing Veterinarian & Owner

Cynthia Lindsay, DVM

Dr. Cynthia (Mayo) Lindsay attended DePaul University in Chicago for undergraduate studies, then Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in St. Kitts, British West Indies for veterinary school. After completing her fourth clinical year at Colorado State University School of Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Lindsay moved to the beautiful Columbia River Gorge. She began working at Columbia Veterinary Hospital in 2006 and purchased the hospital in 2012. Realizing the practice had outgrown the facility, Dr. Lindsay designed and built a new small animal and equine hospital on the Columbia River in 2019. Dr. Lindsay is passionate about providing excellent veterinary care to all patients and supporting their owners equally through times of wellness and difficulty. Although no longer practicing, Dr. Lindsay has embraced the role of Managing Veterinarian and thoroughly enjoys the daily challenges and joys that are presented.
Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her family and pursuing the many recreational activities the gorge has to offer. She can often be found riding her bike on the riverfront trail in The Dalles.

Kendra Moulton, DVM

Dr. Kendra grew up in Central Oregon. She graduated from University of Oregon with a Bachelor in Science in 2010 and Oregon State University, College of Veterinary Medicine in 2014. After vet school, She moved to the Columbia Gorge where she worked in Washington for 1.5 years at a mixed animal practice and then joined Columbia Veterinary Hospital (CVH) in Fall 2015. Dr. Kendra’s carried on her passion for large animal medicine and started CVH mobile large animal service in 2016. Dr. Kendra enjoys practicing both small and large animal medicine and surgery.

Outside of work, Dr. Kendra enjoys riding her horse’s Tigger and Jasper and taking advantage of many other outdoor activities.


Becky Brandenburg, DVM

Dr. Becky Brandenburg is originally from North Carolina. She attended veterinary school at Colorado State University graduating in 2015. Following graduation Becky worked in a mixed animal practice in Goldendale, WA and then spent the last 4 years in Brookings, Oregon at a mixed animal practice. Becky joined Columbia Veterinary Hospital in 2019. She enjoys emergency medicine, soft tissue surgery, and reproduction.

In her free time, Becky enjoys spending time with her family, hiking, riding her horse, and snowboarding.

Our Hard Working Administrative Team

Hope Rodel

Practice Manager

Andrea Jundt

Office Manager & Lead Receptionist

Allison Parke

Assistant Manager & Receptionist

Becky Kochis


Our Dedicated Technicians

Amber Atkins

Certified Veterinary Technician

Eleni Sautter

Certified Veterinary Technician

Bethany Ayres' McManus

Certified Veterinary Technician

Brittany Hopkins

Veterinary Assistant

Renee Nelson

Veterinary Assistant

Lindy Collomer

Veterinary Assistant

Elisabet Vela

Kennel Technician

Skyla Hollowell

Kennel Technician

Mckenzie Monagon

Kennel Technician