VIN Consultants and Editors — Anthony Bartels

Specialty: New and Not So New Grads

Associate Editor

Anthony Bartels

Education

  • Bachelor of Science, Purdue University, 1999
  • Master of Business Administration, Colorado State University, 2010
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Colorado State University, 2012

Current Professional Activities

  • VIN employee and VIN Foundation board member providing support to the veterinary community in the area of student loan education, student support, veterinary practice online presence, and anywhere else I can help :-)
  • Debt Education Director specializing in student loan education, repayment options and strategies. 
  • Development and expansion of VIN Foundation Student Debt Center educational materials for veterinary student loan repayment
  • Co-Editor VIN Student Debt Folder

Past Professional Activities

  • Small animal and exotics practitioner
  • Manager/Analyst in Corporate Finance for Ernst & Young, LLP

Marital Status

  • Married to Audra Fenimore, a small animal internal medicine specialist (DACVIM) practicing in Denver, CO.
  • No children...yet :-)

Four-Legged Children

  • Down to one (again): Addi, aka) Bug — a Denver castaway labradoodle that my wife is convinced will someday have Addison's disease.  Addi loves hiking and fishing :-) 
  • I also claim ownership to one bad ass Sulcata named Leo. We had him for more than 12 years before he decided he'd rather occupy a large area of the southwest on his own.
  • No cats to my wife's dismay :-( My allergies just won't allow them to live in–house.
  • RIP Oakley and Herbie

Hobbies

  • Fly fishing and fly tying
  • Ice Hockey (Goalie)

Favorite Quote

"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning." — Albert Einstein

What I Like Most About VIN

The community — Learning together and finding support in all of the different thoughts, experiences and perspectives provided by such a diverse collective of professionals.

Are you a specialist who loves helping (and learning from) colleagues?

Join the proud team of VIN Consultants and Associate Editors!
Call Paul D. Pion, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology) at 530-757-6881 or email .

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