Current Professional Activities
- Owner Elma Animal Hospital, West Seneca NY
- Owner Aquatic Veterinary Services of WNY, Williamsville NY
- Aquavet® I Instructor
- Editor/Co-author Fundamentals of Ornamental Fish Health (Wiley Blackwell)
Past Professional Activities
- Past President Niagara Frontier Veterinary Society
- Past President American Association of Fish Veterinarians (AAFV)
- Past AVMA’s Aquatic Veterinary Medicine Committee member
- Former Partner @ 5 Corners Animal Hospital, Orchard Park, NY
- Veterinary Sector Leader, Specialized Medical Assistance Response Team
- Phoenix and Gryphon, two “purebred” Pomeranian-Poodle-Chihuahua littermates
- Many Koi (all named!), Golden Orfe (collectively called “The Orfe”), and multiple goldfish living in an ornamental fish pond.
- Gardening and ponding
- Computer gaming
‘Carpe Diem’ does not mean ‘fish of the day’.
What I Like Most About VIN
Finding quick answers to clinical issues in many topics. Sharing unusual cases and meeting new people (especially those who like treating fish!).