Current Professional Activities
- Avian Specialty Veterinary Services (ASVS), providing pet bird medical consults and wildlife project field support throughout North America.
- Milwaukee Emergency Center for Animals: Contracted to provide part-time pet bird medical, surgical, and emergency services.
- Lecturer/adjunct faculty to U. of Wisconsin College of Veterinary Medicine and to BioDiversity Research Institute.
Past Professional Activities
- Veterinarian, Brook-Falls Veterinary Hospital, Menomonee Falls, WI
- Consultant for Southeast Alaska Petroleum Resource Organization (SEAPRO), Ketchikan, AK
- Associate Veterinarian at the Bird and Exotic Clinic of Seattle, WA
- Associate Veterinarian at The Medical Center for Birds, Oakley, CA
- Bald eagle management, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
- Veterinarian, Alaska Raptor Center, Sitka, AK
- Veterinarian, All Creatures Animal Hospital, Bremerton, WA
- Happily married to Colin Stuart
- Private pilot
- Writing fantasy fiction
"An ecologist must either harden his shell and make believe that the consequences of science are none of his business, or he must be the doctor who sees the marks of death in a community that believes itself well and does not want to be told otherwise."
— Aldo Leopold, A Sand County Almanac
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