Dr. Patrick Parnell is a retired veterinarian who owned and operated the Animal Care Clinic in Branson from 1981 to 2013.
A lifelong resident of Branson and a graduate of Branson High School, Dr. Parnell received a business degree from Drury University in Springfield, MO, and his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Missouri.
He's served on Branson's Board of Adjustment for 18 years, and the Sign Code Committee for two years. He is a past president of the Southwest Missouri Veterinary Medical Association and continues to serve on the Board of Directors of the Branson Tri-lakes Area Humane Society.
He and his wife Melissa have three children and two grandchildren.