Pat, a 1976 graduate of the veterinary technology program at Blue Ridge Community College practiced in the Tidewater region in small animal practice for 35 years. She was a dedicated professional who was always willing to share her vast knowledge and experience with students and peers alike. She was an avid cat lover and enjoyed helping people provide the best care they could for their animals.
Pat continually gave back to her profession, serving the Virginia Association of Licensed Veterinary Technicians for most of her career. She served as treasurer and President of the Association in the 1980’s and was recognized as the VALVT Technician of the Year in 1989. She continued her service to the profession and the association as the regional director of the Tidewater association and was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award in 2007. Continue Reading »