Heart of Ankeny Animal Hospital

701 Ordnance Rd.
Ankeny, IA 50023



Reception/Office Staff


JoAnn Sampson, Receptionist

JoAnn joined the Heart of Ankeny team in August of 2016. She grew up in Des Moines, Iowa and graduated from Grand View University with an AA degree. She then worked at DuPont/Pioneer and retired after 27 years. She has many pets who will forever live in her heart! Blondie, Jude, Trapper, Murphy and Bailey. She is Dr. Munger's Aunt, and loves spending time with her family and having lazy days at Lake of the Ozarks!


Tiler Chapman, Receptionist

Tiler joined the Heart of Ankeny team in 2016, and then again in April of 2017. She is originally from Des Moines, Iowa and hasn't ever left the area! She just bought a house in Ankeny, Iowa, and got married in 2017 at her favorite place in the world - Outer Banks, North Carolina. She has two cats, one dog, and four bunnies. During her free time she likes to go camping with her family, swimming, and fishing.


Marilyn Sampson, Office assistant

Marilyn is Dr. Munger's mother and joined the Heart of Ankeny team in September 2016. She lives in Ankeny with her husband and miniature austrailian shepherd, Bonnie. Marilyn worked for 25 years at Medical Billing Services in Des Moines. After retiring in 2017 she decided to help Dr. Munger out part time.  In her free time she enjoys crafting, gardening, and spending time with her 5 grandchildren.