Meet The Board of Directors

Meet VetSOAP’s Board of Directors

VetSOAP is comprised of specialists from multiple disciplines, primary care veterinarians, academicians, and industry partners. Our board has a solid understanding of VetSOAP’s purpose, mission, and goals.

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Judith Gass, MBA – VetSOAP Executive Director

Donald A. Ostwald, DVM, DABVP – President
Senior Vice President of Hospital Operations Ethos Veterinary Health

Bonnie Lefbom, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology) President-Elect
Partner – CVCA - Cardiac Care for Pets

David G. Stansfield, BVSc, MRCVS – Secretary

Travis York – Treasurer
Managing Director, Calico Financial

Julie D. Smith, DVM, DACVS, MBA – Past President
Managing Partner, Medical Director – Sage Centers; ACVS Representative



Philip J. Bergman, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVIM (Oncology)
Director, Clinical Studies – VCA Antech; Medical Director, Medical Oncologist; ACVIM Liaison

Robin Brogdon, MA
President – BluePrints Veterinary Marketing Group

Joan R. Coates, DVM, MS, DACVIM (Neurology)
Professor, Veterinary Neurology & Neurosurgery – University of Missouri, College of Veterinary Medicine

Charles Dunn, VMD
Associate Director/Major Accounts-Companion Animal Division – Zoetis

Lyndi L. Gilliam, DVM, DACVIM–LA, PhD
Associate Professor, Equine Internal Medicine – Oklahoma State University

Dawn Logas, DVM, DACVD
Owner – Veterinary Dermatology Center

Bob Murtaugh (Murt), DVM, DACVIM, DACVECC
Medical Director – Pathway Partners

Michelle Vitulli, DVM
Owner – Caring Hands Animal Hospital 

Saundra E. Willis, DVM, DACVIM
Small Animal Internist - Phoenix Central Laboratory, AVMA Alternate Delegate – Washington State

Peter A. Weinstein, DVM, MBA
Executive Director – Southern California Veterinary Medical Association; AVMA
Veterinary Economic Strategy Committee