I have 17 plus years of experience in equine, companion animal, mixed practice, emergency and corporate practice. I have 13 plus years of military experience as the Georgia Army National Guard Preventive Medicine Officer. I have been involved in managing animal disaster management and in law enforcement and animal control facilities. I have been involved in the pharmaceutical industry in research and technical services. I have been on the faculty of Fort Valley State University since 2001. I have also been the official veterinarian for several media outlets.