Melissa Tompkins, BS, CVPM
Melissa Tompkins is a Certified Veterinary Practice Manager. She has been working in the animal field for almost 13 years. She graduated from Cal Poly Pomona University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science. She is very active within the veterinary profession and in 2015 she was nominated for Veterinary Practice Manager of the Year by Firstline Magazine and Veterinary Economics.
She is a published author of two articles in DVM360.com and Veterinary Economics. She was a speaker/presenter at California Veterinary Specialists Annual Management/Technician Symposium, their Veterinary Spring Forum, and at ASEC’s Annual Symposium. She co-founded the North Orange County Veterinary Hospital Manager Group and is an active member of the VHMA previously serving on their Membership Committee and as well as participating as a mentor in their mentor program. She served on the VPI Hospital Manager Advisory Board and Bayer’s Staff Informational Program. She loves helping other managers and team members grow within the veterinary profession. She enjoys traveling, and spending time with her cats and her dogs.