Trish Stidham, Hospital Director

Trish joined the Veterinary Referral Center of Northern Virginia in 2010.  She began her career working as a veterinary assistant for a small animal practice.  Subsequently she worked in the United States Senate on the Special Committee on Aging with Senator Grassley and as an executive assistant in government affairs for many years before returning to her love of animals.

She and her husband Mark have three wonderful children. She adopted a husky mix named Max, a hound mix named Gracie,  and a cat named Bella who are all beloved members of her family.

Most of her free time is devoted to her children and to enjoying time at her family’s cabin in West Virginia, hiking, kayaking, walking with her dogs, and trips to the beach.


Heidi Coleman, Business Director

Heidi moved from Caldwell, Idaho with her husband Kevin so he could pursue a job opportunity with Micron Technology.  She joined the Veterinary Referral Center of Northern Virginia in May of 2007.  Heidi has many years of experience as a bookkeeper and payroll specialist.

In addition to Kandice and Kyle, her two children, she has two mixed breed dogs named Mocha and Bradshaw.

In her free time Heidi enjoys working in the yard, playing with her dogs, shopping, going for a motorcycle ride with her husband, sleeping, or watching the BSU Broncos.