Michelle is the former Education Development Specialist at Patterson Veterinary. She brings to her speaking and writing an unmatched passion for the business side of veterinary medicine and more than 30 years of practical experience including technician, management and a consulting background. She developed the original Patterson Veterinary University (PVU) Management courses in 2006. After joining the Patterson team in 2008, she led the continual expansion of the PVU course offerings which include specialized classes for practice owners, managers, the veterinary team and senior veterinary students. Michelle remains committed to developing relevant education materials to meet the needs of today’s and tomorrow’s veterinary professionals.