- American College of Zoological Medicine (ACZM) Zoo Medicine, 1998
- Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM), Colorado State University, 1990
- Master of Science (MS), University of New Mexico, 1986
- Bachelor of Arts (BA), San Jose State , 1977
- Internship, Kansas State University
Current Professional Activity
Past Professional Activities
- VINner Babysitter (VIN Employee)
- Staff Veterinarian-Albuquerque Biological Park (Rio Grande Zoo & Albuquerque Aquarium)
- Clinical Instructor of Wildlife Health-Cornell University
- Director of Veterinary Services-Wildlife Center of Virginia
- Adjunct Professor-Virginia/Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
- Married to fiber artist Renee Brainard Gentz since 1979
- Seamus (born 1984)
- Graham (born 1988)
- "Zuni", a "Westie on stilts" pound rescue.
- Primarily family-centered outdoorsy stuff: camping, hiking, exploring.
What I Like Most About VIN
- If the thunder don't get you then the lightning will.
- On-line, everyone is beautiful.