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Specialty: Practice Management

Jon Dittrich
Thom Haig
Philip Seibert
Bill Kearley
Bryan King
Raphael Moore
Michael Riegger

Associate Editors:
Edward Guiducci
David Mittenthal

Bill Kearley


  • Master of Business Administration (MBA), Boise State University, 1995
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM), Washington State University, 1977

Current Professional Activities

  • Self-employed business management consultant, Kearley Consulting, since 1996
Past Professional Activities
  • Clinic Director, Boise Animal Emergency Clinic, 1999-2000
  • Chief, Bureau of Animal Health, Idaho Dept. of Agriculture, 1992 - 1996
  • Co-Owner Dairy Health Services/Mastitis Prevention Services, Inc. 1992 - 2001
  • Owner-Manager of Dairy Health Services, a three-person veterinary practice, 1985 - 1992
  • Operated a mobile food animal practice, 1981 - 1985
  • Owned and operated an irrigated crop and livestock farm, 1973 - 1992
  • Employed by the Buhl Animal Clinic, a mixed veterinary practice, 1977 - 1979
Professional Memberships and Community Activities
  • Association of Veterinary Practice Management Consultants & Advisors, member, Program Committee, Career Development Committee
  • American Veterinary Medical Association, member, past chairman Council on Public Relations
  • Idaho Veterinary Medical Association, member, past president and board chairman
  • South West Idaho Veterinary Medical Association, member
  • American Association of Bovine Practitioners, member, past chairman of Public Relations Committee
  • Leadership Idaho Agriculture Foundation, member, past program chairman and board of directors chairman
  • Boise & Meridian St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Stores, board of directors, treasurer
  • Capitol Club Toastmasters, member, president
Marital Status
  • Married to Sue since 1972
  • Joe & Allison
  • Dixie, a spoiled rotten Dachshund & Molly, a lab-setter X
  • Reading almost anything
  • Learning anything new
  • Gardening (I'm a recovering farmer)
  • Camping & Hiking
Favorite Quote
  • "You can have everything you want in life, if you will just help enough other people get what they want."
    Zig Ziglar
What I like Most About VIN
  • Being able to constantly learn new ideas, tips, and perspectives from sharing with colleagues around the world
Bill Kearley

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