WVC
2425 E OQUENDO RD, LAS VEGAS, NV 89120 www.wvc.org

Total Revenue
$18,543,923
Total Expenses
$18,098,060
Net Assets
$13,744,736

Organizations Filed Purposes: TO PROVIDE THE HIGHEST QUALITY YEAR-ROUND CONTINUING EDUCATION TO HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS BY ENGAGING RECOGNIZED AUTHORITIES TO DELIVER VALUABLE INFORMATION UTILIZING INNOVATIVE AND EFFECTIVE METHODOLOGIES, THAT ENHANCE ANIMAL AND HUMAN HEALTH WORLDWIDE.

SPANNING FIVE DAYS, WVC'S ANNUAL CONFERENCE IS ONE OF THE LARGEST, MOST INFLUENTIAL EDUCATIONAL GATHERINGS OF VETERINARY PROFESSIONALS IN THE WORLD. AT THE CONFERENCE, NEARLY 14,000 VETERINARY PROFESSIONALS SELECT FROM MORE THAN 1,000 HOURS OF CONTINUING EDUCATION ACROSS TOPIC AREAS INCLUDING SMALL ANIMAL, EQUINE, FOOD ANIMAL AND AVIAN AND EXOTICS. COURSES ARE SPECIFICALLY DESIGNED FOR DIFFERENT ROLES WITHIN VETERINARY MEDICINE, PROVIDING ONGOING EDUCATIONAL NEEDS TO THE BREADTH OF THE PROFESSION. THE EDUCATIONAL MISSION IS ALSO ENHANCED BY THE CONFERENCE TRADESHOW, WHICH FEATURES MORE THAN 500 EXHIBITORS WHO SHARE NEW PRODUCTS, SCIENTIFIC INNOVATIONS, AND A RANGE OF SERVICES SPECIFICALLY DEVELOPED FOR VETERINARY PROFESSIONALS.

IN EARLY 2009, WVC OPENED THE OQUENDO CENTER, A NEARLY 70,000-SQUARE-FOOT TRAINING AND EDUCATION FACILITY IN LAS VEGAS, NEVADA. THIS INVESTMENT HAS SIGNIFICANTLY BROADENED WVC'S EDUCATIONAL PORTFOLIO BY PROVIDING AN ENVIRONMENT THAT IS ADAPTABLE TO A RANGE OF PROGRAMMING AND THE OPPORTUNITY TO DELIVER EDUCATION YEAR-ROUND. THE OQUENDO CENTER FEATURES EDUCATIONAL AMENITIES SUCH AS 190-SEAT THEATER, FLEXIBLE MEETING SPACE AND FULLY EQUIPPED CLINICAL AND DIAGNOSTIC LABORATORIES, ALL DESIGNED TO EDUCATE PARTIES ON AND ADVANCE WORLDWIDE HEALTH SOLUTIONS. PARTICIPANTS IN WVC COURSES EXPERIENCE A VARIETY OF LEARNING STYLES FROM HANDS-ON LABS AND LECTURES TO PROFESSIONAL AND CAREER DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS, AS WELL AS NETWORKING FUNCTIONS AND SPECIAL EVENTS. THE OQUENDO CENTER IS ONE OF THE (CONT'D ON SCH O) ONLY FACILITIES OF ITS KIND, DEDICATED TO HANDS-ON CLINICAL TRAINING FOR HUMAN HEALTH AND VETERINARY PROFESSIONALS.

THE CLINICAL PROFICIENCY EXAMINATION (CPE) IS THE FOURTH STEP IN ASSESSING THE EDUCATIONAL EQUIVALENCY OF FOREIGN VETERINARY SCHOOL GRADUATES. IT IS INTENDED TO ASSESS THE PRACTICAL CLINICAL SKILLS OF AN 'ENTRY-LEVEL' VETERINARIAN. CONTRACTED THROUGH THE AMERICAN VETERINARY MEDICAL ASSOCIATION (AVMA), THE CPE IS A RIGOROUS 3-DAY, 7-SECTION, CLINICAL SKILLS EXAMINATION, ADMINISTERED BY THE FACULTY OF A COLLEGE OF VETERINARY MEDICINE OR OTHER AUTHORIZED TESTING INSTITUTION. WVC IS ONE OF TWO FACILITIES IN THE UNITED STATES THAT CONDUCTS THE EXAM. WVC OFFERS EXAMS UP TO TEN TIMES PER YEAR, TOTALING OVER 250 VETERINARIANS ASSESSED. WVC IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ADMINISTERING AND SCORING THE EXAM, AS WELL AS PROVIDING ALL PERSONNEL AND EQUIPMENT.

Executives Listed on Filing

Total Salary includes financial earnings, benefits, and all related organization earnings listed on tax filing

NameTitleHours Per WeekTotal Salary
Jon David LittleCEO40$406,626
Dr Anthony PeaseCHIEF VETERINARY MEDICAL O40$239,961
Steve GebhartCHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER40$236,394
Aubrey ArreolaCHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICER40$211,880
Stephanie GerlingCHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER40$193,779
Tracey CovertDIRECTOR OF MARKETING40$115,525
Crystal VaqueraDIRECTOR OF VETERINARY EVENTS40$106,000
Janis KnoetzelDIRECTOR OF EDUCATION40$105,763
Mr E David StearnsTREASURER/SECRETARY2$20,665
Dr William WrightDIRECTOR2$13,602
Dr Morgan McarthurDIRECTOR2$13,015
Dr Theresa FossumDIRECTOR2$11,748
Dr John BurkhartsmeyerDIRECTOR2$11,371
Dr Darwin M YoderPRESIDENT2$11,208
Dr W Mark HiltonIMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT2$11,208
Ms Heather PrendergastDIRECTOR2$10,536
Dr Gary WeddleDIRECTOR2$7,595
Dr Joe HowellPAST PRESIDENT (THRU MARCH)2$6,088
Dr Suzanne RussoDIRECTOR2$5,570
Dr Dennis MccurninPRESIDENT ELECT2$4,500
Dr Deborah MychajlonkaDIRECTOR2$3,000
Dr Robert SmithVICE PRESIDENT2$2,467
Dr Joan SamuelsDIRECTOR2$2,428
Dr Travis McdermottDIRECTOR2$0
Dr Brian PoteetDIRECTOR2$0

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