Category: Leadership Blogs

Oh, The Places You Will Go

Blog Author: Oreta M. Samples, RVT, MPH, DHSc NAVTA Committee Member On May 15th, 1991, I took my first class at Fort Valley State...

August 3, 2022

Meet the 2022 Executive Board – Secretary

Mandy Fults – NAVTA Secretary Credentials/Certifications- MS, LVT, CVPP, VTS- Clinical Practice (C/F) Number of years as a Credentialed Vet Tech- 21 years Why/how...

July 23, 2022

How to be a leader that people want to follow

Blog Author: Carra Yoder, RVT NAVTA Committee Member Leadership can mean many different things to many other people. If you asked a group of...

July 13, 2022

Are YOU a Leader?

Blog Author: Oreta M. Samples, RVT, MPH, DHSc NAVTA Committee Member Are you a leader? What does that term even mean? For me, I...

July 6, 2022

Creating a Safe Place

Blog Author: Ryan Frazier, BS, LVT NAVTA Member at Large It is no surprise that diversity in veterinary medicine is lacking. We are seeing...

June 29, 2022

Celebrate Pride

Blog Author: Ed Carlson, CVT, VTS (Nutrition) NAVTA Immediate Past President Pride month reminds me of how fortunate I am to be surrounded by...

June 15, 2022

Why DEI is Important

Blog Author: Harold Davis, BA, RVT, VTS (ECC) (Anesthesia & Analgesia) NAVTA Treasurer Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is a timely and popular topic of...

June 8, 2022

My Bath is My Emotional Safe Space

Blog Author: Jamie Rauscher, RVT NAVTA President-Elect When asked to write an article for May, I was given the guidelines to discuss mental health...

May 11, 2022

It’s ok to not be ok

Blog Author: Carra Yoder, BS, RVT PR Committee Member With all the challenges these past two years have brought, I have learned that mental...

May 4, 2022

Meet the 2022 Executive Board – Treasurer

Harold Davis – NAVTA Treasurer Credentials/Certifications: BA, RVT, VTS (ECC) (Anesthesia & Analgesia) Number of years as a Credentialed Vet Tech: 43yrs (46 years...

April 27, 2022