VLC Planning Committee


The Committee is responsible for guiding and selecting content for the Veterinary Leadership Conference that is focused on leadership development and based on the schedule developed by AVMA staff in conjunction with the House Advisory Committee.

View the VLCPC's full entity description.

  • Veterinary Medical Association Executives, Mr. David Foley, Term: January 2018 – January 2021
  • CHAIR, Early Career Veterinarian, Dr. James Finlay, Term: January 2016 – January 2020
  • Principal and Constituent Allied Veterinary Organizations, Dr. Hailey Gentile – Chair, Term: January 2013 – January 2016, re-elected for 2nd term from January 2016 – January 2019
  • House of Delegates, Dr. Sandra Faeh, Term: January 2015 – January 2018, fulfilling Dr. Mark Cox's Term, re-elected to begin new term from January 2018 – January 2021
  • Academic Leadership Education Advisor, Dr. Maggie Canning, Term: January 2018 – January 2021
  • Leadership Development Advisor, Dr. Jeff Thoren, Term: January 2018 – January 2021
  • AVMA Staff Leadership Advisor, ​Dr. Mia Cary, Term: January 2018 – ​January 2021
  • Board of Directors Liaison, Dr. Karen Bradl​ey, Term: January 2017 – January 2020

Questions? Contact us at vlc@avma.org

A special thank you to Zoetis for their continued support of VLC and their commitment to the veterinary profession.
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