Our Team

We are veterinarians, practice owners, managers, and marketers. Our team has deep experience in practice management, medicine, leadership, operations, finance and human resources. We operate with a common goal: to help CVP hospitals provide the highest quality care and achieve their full potential.

Kevin Ruffe
Chief Executive Officer
Shawn Heming
Chief Financial Officer
Lou Weihrauch
Vice President of Operations
Ryan Lindgren
Vice President of Business Development
Dennis McMichael
Director of Integration
Jamie Tromba
Director of Human Resources
Rhonda Stretton
Director of Special Projects
Laura Howard Strong, DVM
Director of University Relations
Alisha Blaes
Regional Director of Operations
Erin Newman
Regional Director of Operations
Katina Palm
Regional Director of Operations
Steve Earwood
Regional Director of Operations- South
Carmen Magnotta, III
Director of Business Development, Mid-Atlantic Region
Meg Sternburg
Director of Business Development, North Region
Tracey Winfree
Director of Business Development: South Region
Pamela Mullins
Administrative Assistant
Jeff Czaplicki
Talent Acquisition Manager
Samantha Anderson
Human Resources Generalist
Kelly Krimm
HR Integrations Coordinator
Elizabeth Hoover
PIMS System Specialist
Derya Guven
Area Marketing Specialist
Craig Johnson
Area Marketing Specialist
Celeste Cirone
Senior Accountant
Chutima Orsirivikorn
Financial Analyst
Stacy Wright
Kathy Hein
Patrick Weiss
Jeremy Eiseman
Bridget McDonald
Sheree Jenerette
Accounts Payable Clerk
Nicholas Laidlaw
Stephanie Needham
Partnership Project Manager
Michael Cenisio
Analyst - Business Development