Thirty-Two Veterinary Practice Managers Earn Prestigious CVPM Designation

By VHMA Admin posted 4 days ago

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The Veterinary Hospital Managers Association (VHMA) is pleased to announce that 32 veterinary management professionals recently earned the Certified Veterinary Practice Manager (CVPM) credential.

The VHMA’s CVPM credential, which is voluntary, is recognized as the sign of professional achievement and excellence and is awarded to those who demonstrate the knowledge and experience necessary to successfully manage the ever-changing operations of today's veterinary practices.

The class of August 2021 includes:

Kelly Anne Bennardo
Jennifer Bruce
Erin Butler
Melissa R. Cary
Laura Cole
Candace Dietrich
Marianne Donato
Erica Duchesne
Tara Gallardo
Sarah Golden - Waters
Courtney Grove
Kristen Hart
Amy L. Hebert
Evan Hendrickson
Tracy Laing
Sarah Magoon
Lindsey D. McMakin
Paul Miranda
Leigh Ann Myers
Kaye F. Panyk
Clara Pelton
Leslie Rowe
Ruth E. Schmidt
Vanessa Sliker
Ronald Sosa
Carolyn Stolz
Kimberly Sutherland
Dawn Touchstone Lane
Heidi Traylor
Starla Weaver
Kimberly Wehrmann
Magdalena Musial Zullo 

Before sitting for the CVPM exam, applicants are required to meet practice management experience requirements and demonstrate that they have earned sufficient formal education and continuing education credits. The rigorous CVPM exam tests relevant management knowledge in human resources, law, and ethics, marketing, organization of the practice, and finance. The exam is offered electronically across North America to registered candidates.

The CVPM credential is recognized and respected by practice leaders and others in the veterinary industry.

About The VHMA

The VHMA is a nationally recognized thought-leader and innovator in providing training, education, and resources to more than 4,100 members and a trusted resource that the veterinary sector relies on for industry insights, research, and advocacy to assure performance at the highest levels. VHMA's core purpose is to advance and support veterinary practice management professionals by developing professional competence, supporting and encouraging standards through the industry's highest-level certification program, the Certified Veterinary Practice Manager (CVPM), and providing individuals with a network for professional connection and support. 

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