Bel-Rea

Faculty

Bel-Rea has over 40 Faculty, Administrative Staff, and Paid Animal Care Staff Members, all of whom have one focus: our veterinary technician training program.

FACULTY
The Faculty at Bel-Rea consists of three Professors (Licensed Veterinarians), 12 Technical Instructors (Certified Veterinary Technicians), two General Education Instructors, and an Internship Coordinator. In addition, students receive presentations on specialty topics from guest lecturers and animal handling mentorship from Paid Animal Care Staff (PACS).

PROFESSORS

nolan ruckerNolan Rucker, BS, DVM, MS
Dean of Education, Program Director, Professor, Campus Security Authority
View Dr. Rucker’s Bio

sharyn espositoSharyn Esposito, AAS, BS, DVM
Professor, Lead Faculty Supervisor (Veterinary Concerns)
View Dr. Esposito’s Bio

patrick hemmingPatrick Hemming, BS, DVM
Professor
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TECHNICAL INSTRUCTORS

janet kingJanet King, BS, AAS, CVT
Instructor, Lead Faculty Supervisor (Student Concerns)
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scott newmanScott Newman, AAS, BS, CVT
Instructor, Assistant Lead Faculty Supervisor
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natalie kirklandNatalie Kirkland, AAS, BS, CVT
Instructor
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amber latyshovAmber Latyshov, ASE, AAS, CVT
Instructor, PACS Supervisor
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Robin McGehee, BA, AAS, CVT, RVT
Instructor
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liz salanLiz Salan, AAS, CVT
Instructor
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tammy schneiderTammy Schneider, AAS, BS, CVT, RLATg
Instructor
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sara sharpSara Sharp, AAS, CVT, VTS (Dentistry)
Instructor
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kimberly sykesKimberly Sykes, AAS, CVT
Instructor
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Jennifer Ambrosio, AAS, BS, CVT
Instructor
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angela taiboAngela Taibo, AAS, BS, CVT
Instructor, OSHA Lead, USDA Liaison
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matthew ballantineMatthew Ballantine, AAS, CVT
Instructor
View Matthew’s Bio

GENERAL EDUCATION INSTRUCTORS

rebecca brownRebecca Brown, AAS, BA, CVT, PsyM
Student Services Coordinator, Campus Security Authority, Title IX Coordinator, Instructor, Student TA Supervisor
View Rebecca’s Bio

rosemary lewisRosemary Lewis, CTP, BA, PG DipLIS, BA Hons, MA
Librarian, Technical Writing/Humanities Instructor
View Rosemary’s Bio

INTERNSHIP COORDINATOR

deb kubiakDeb Kubiak, AAS, BS, CVT
Internship Coordinator
View Deb’s Bio

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Need resources or have questions about campus security? Contact Rebecca Brown, Student Services/Title IX Coordinator,
at brown@belrea.edu or (303) 751-8700.