Twenty-Eight Veterinary Practice Managers Earn Prestigious CVPM Designation

By VHMA Admin posted 09-18-2023 13:19



Alachua, FL - The Veterinary Hospital Managers Association (VHMA) is pleased to announce that twenty-eight veterinary management professionals recently earned the Certified Veterinary Practice Manager (CVPM) credential.

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

The class of August 2023 includes:

Amanda Birtell
Joshua R. Blakemore
Morgan Bont
Chanda Brooks
Natalie A. Clawson
Alice Ehrlich
Bali Estorga
Joanna Gebis
Michaela Gipson
Matthew Heinlein
Rachel H. Johnson
Megan Lane
Lucie Langevin-Neil
Lindsay A. Lewis
Heather L.Munoz
Jessica Len Pearce
Jessica Rummler
Suzanne Rushing
Noel Salazar
Kelly Kwan-Hua Schottlaender
Christina Jennie Sepulveda
Stephanie Severson
Jennifer L. Shallow
Christie Spielmann
Melissa VanAlstine
Melissa Villarreal
Sarah Wilmes
Kathleen Ann Winters

Before sitting for the CVPM exam, applicants must 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 4,700 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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