As Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer for Banfield, Jeff is responsible for the medical quality and quality of the veterinarians in all Banfield hospitals. Quality goals are achieved by having an excellent medical field force and veterinary group at Central Team Support. Before joining Banfield, Jeff was President and Chief Executive Officer of The Animal Medical Center. Prior to that, he was Dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Minnesota, and served as Chair for the Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences and as an academic faculty member at the college. Jeff and his wife, Diane, have two daughters, Amy and Jenny, and a dog named Lily.