Meet Our Professionals


Thad Miller
Founder & President

Thad Miller is an industry leader with twenty years experience. His circles of influence span across the United States and include manufacturers, suppliers and beyond. Over the years he saw firsthand the difficulty veterinarians had when it came time to buy and sell their hospitals or find associates for the practice. He wondered…Could there be a better way? What if the process could be professional, streamlined and efficient? Utilizing technology, yet never losing the human touch?” These questions led him to found DVMmatch.

Matt Conrad
DVMmatch Indiana, Central and Southern Ohio

Matt Conrad is a graduate of Indiana University, Bloomington. He brings more than 20 years of healthcare experience to the team at DVMmatch. In his previous role, Matt spent 13 years as a top level performer at one of the nation’s largest dental distributors selling and supporting dental technology, equipment, and supplies. With his work ethic and industry knowledge, he is a valuable asset and trusted advisor to the doctors he works with in the Midwest.

Matthew Veatch
DVMmatch TX, OK, AR & LA

Matthew Veatch brings nearly 20 years of healthcare industry experience to DVMmatch. After attending the University of Southern Maine, Matthew founded Veatch Consulting, a national dental consulting firm. Three years ago, he founded PPOExperts, a national PPO credentialing & negotiations firm. Inspired by his work in healthcare, Matthew knew veterinarians could also benefit from his expertise. Known for going the extra mile for his clients, Matthew keeps in constant communication, believes in prompt follow up, and in providing quality results. Outside of DVMmatch, Matthew enjoys spending time with his wife Aralyn, and their 4 daughters. A self proclaimed foodie, he loves travel and playing golf.

Jeanann Pock Dodson
Marketing Director

Jeanann has worked with DVMmatch Founder Thad Miller for more than 20 years, bringing her creative flair to marketing collateral, invitations, websites and more. She assists with the onboarding of new DVMmatch Professionals by creating their portfolio of marketing documents so each Professional is ready to successfully launch. After the launch, Jeanann serves as a trusted communication advisor, lending insight, sharing resources and designing custom materials.  In addition to writing, editing, and design, she welcomes the challenge of “other duties as assigned.” Jeanann speaks fonts, Pantone colors and Golden Retriever. She lives on a farm with her husband Mike, her 2 children, and their beloved dogs Boone and Nash.

Crystal Ballard
Administrative Assistant

Crystal Ballard has more than ten years of experience in the bookkeeping and dental sales industry. Her responsibilities include, but are not limited to, client onboarding, administrative duties, bookkeeping and assisting DDSmatch during the closing process for healthcare transitions. A graduate of Ball State University, she enjoys traveling with her husband and two children. Working on the attendance committee at her place of worship helps her keep her faith and encourages her to be the best person she can be. She brings loyalty, commitment, hardwork and enthusiasm to her profession.

Chris Seidel

Chris Seidel, FASPR, brings more than 20 years of healthcare recruiting experience to DDSmatch. He is accomplished in all phases of staffing including design and implementation of recruitment plan. His extensive knowledge and proven skills in communication, organization, and client/candidate relationship building are an asset to our team. Chris is active in Association of Staff Physician Recruiters (ASPR), Indiana, serves on the board of the Dual Career Network (IDCN), and is volunteer with the Patachou Foundation.