Dr. Andy Roark is a veterinarian, consultant, and author. Dr. Roark is a regular columnist for DVM Newsmagazine, and writes frequently for a number of other veterinary publications. He is the Veterinary Practice Advisor for Clinician’s Brief and Exceptional Veterinary Team magazine. Dr. Roark was one of the first National Veterinary Business Management Association (VBMA) presidents, and currently serves on the NAVC Program Committee, the American Animal Hospital Association’s Recent Graduate Task Force, and the National VBMA Advisory Board. He owns his own consulting firm and is a member of the VetPartners consulting group.