Meet the moms
- Kim Bishop, DVM, is a graduate of Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine, a veterinarian at Courtenay Animal Hospital in Merritt Island, Florida, and mom to a 7-year-old daughter. Bishop is currently on the path to becoming a veterinary practice owner.
- Jordan Gesimondo, DVM, MPH, a graduate of Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, is part-owner of Beardsly Animal Hospital in Glendale, Arizona. She is also mom to 3 children ranging in age from 6 months to 5 years. Gesimondo’s clinic is a part of AZPetVet, a group of 21 hospitals throughout Arizona.
- Stephanie Strunk Hickey, DVM, is a graduate of the University of Tennessee School of Veterinary Medicine, sole owner of Admiral Veterinary Hospital in Knoxville, Tennessee, and mom to an 8-year-old son. Hickey purchased her practice from its previous owner—and her former boss—upon his retirement.