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WVPMA Committee Volunteers Play an Integral Role in Helping Us Grow!
WVPMA Committees

Marketing Committee

Goal: Handle all facets of marketing for the WVPMA.

Positions: Volunteer

Marketing Committee

Pictured from left: Linda Johnson, Cheryl Kuchera, Cheryl Skwor, Alyce D'Amato


  • Updating the brochure for convention, June meeting and WVPMA yearly.
  • Responsible for the booth at the yearly convention- setup, "manning the booth" and breaking it down. Also, updating the booth to "keep up with the times."
  • Send bi-monthly update to the website committee.
  • Send WVPMA meeting notices to WVMA for their newsletter.
  • Nominees for Practice Manager of the Year have form in WVMA newsletter and on the WVPMA website.

Website Committee

Goal: Provide a website with up-to-date information relating to practice managers and the veterinary profession.



  • Maintain the website
  • Obtains bi-monthly updates from all committees

Special Projects / Research Committee

Goal: Research new ideas, gather data and present to the board for continuation / approval.

Positions: Volunteer


  • Research and gather information of new ideas that would be submitted to the board / membership for consideration.
  • When an idea turns into a project, the committee will facilitate the implementation of the project to its end.

Nomination Committee

Goal: Nominate individuals from the membership for board positions that are open to re-election.


  • Chairperson: WVPMA President
  • All other positions are volunteer


  • Two members are needed to assist the President.
  • Select potential candidates and contact them for acceptance of nomination.
  • Contact the secretary with the names of the members who have accepted the nominations so biographies and ballots can be sent out to the membership.
  • Prior to the annual meeting, the nomination committee shall meet and count the ballots.
  • Please reference the Certification section in the by-laws for complete details referencing the counting of the ballots.

Convention Committee

Goal: Handle all aspects of the WVPMA October Convention.


  • Chairpersons: Lyn Schuh CVT
  • Co-Chairperson: Past-President
  • All other positions are volunteer


  • Obtain a speaker
  • Sponsors
  • Registration
  • Convention booth
  • Food for convention
  • Marshfield Award
  • Promoting the convention
  • Attendee folders
  • Treasurer responsibilities
  • WVMA involvement

Library Committee

Goal: To catalog, dispense and receive printed and digital materials

Position: Volunteer

  • Liz Dahlstrom, CVT
    Racine Veterinary Hospital
    5748 Taylor Avenue
    Racine, WI 53403
    Phone: 262-554-8666


  • Maintain inventory of current printed and digital materials
  • Purchase new materials recommended by the membership or board upon approval
  • Bring materials to each membership meeting and if not available make the board aware of your absence prior to the meeting
  • Contact member(s) with overdue materials
  • Bill members for materials not returned after 3 month
  • Update the website when new materials are purchased or materials are dropped

Please get involved in your Association!

Our management group is always in need of volunteers to work on various committees.

Listed below are some of the opportunities for you to help us grow. Please contact us if you can spare some time or if you have any questions.

Veterinary Practice Managers