Susan Walker, D.V.M

Susan Walker, D.V.M.

Title: Professor
Phone: 307.532.8279
Email: susan.walker@ewc.wy.edu

 

 Bio

Dr. Walker graduated from Colorado State University in 1997 with a degree in veterinary medicine. She worked in a mixed veterinary practice in Laramie before moving to Torrington, Wyoming and working for Bear Creek Veterinary Clinic. Dr. Walker became a veterinary technology program instructor at Eastern Wyoming College in 2001. Dr. Walker also serves on the Wyoming Veterinary Medical Association (WVMA) Board. She was appointed program director in 2014.

Edwin Cook Bittner, V.M.D

Title: Professor – Program Director
Phone: 307.532.8267
Email: ed.bittner@ewc.wy.edu

 

Bio

Dr. Bittner graduated from the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania in 1975. He also received a Bachelor’s of Science degree from the College of Agriculture at the University of Wyoming in Microbiology. He began his career in veterinary medicine as the Base Veterinarian at Canon AFB, New Mexico and later as the Chief of Veterinary Services at Eielson AFB, Alaska. Dr. Bittner then owned and operated Hot Springs Road Veterinary Service, a mixed veterinary practice, for 20 years in Two Rivers, Alaska. Dr. Bittner became a veterinary technology instructor at Eastern Wyoming College in 2001.

Jamie Michael, C.V.T, BS

Jamie Michael C.V.T., B.S.

Title: Assistant Professor
Phone: 307.532.8376
Email: jamie.michael@ewc.wy.edu

 

 Bio

Jamie Michael graduated from the veterinary technology program at Eastern Wyoming College in 2001 with an Associates of Applied Science. She then worked in veterinary clinics in Wyoming and South Dakota. In 2009, she returned to Torrington, Wyoming and began working for a local veterinary clinic. In 2014, she became a veterinary technology instructor at Eastern Wyoming College and obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Veterinary Technology from St. Petersburg College. In December of 2017, Jamie graduated with her Masters degree in Veterinary Medical Sciences. She is a member of the Wyoming Veterinary Technician Association (WYVTA), the Association of Veterinary Technician Educators (AVTE), and the National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA). Jamie has 4 cats, and 5 dogs.

Kerry Weaver

Kerry Weaver

Title: Animal Technician
Phone: 307.532.8333
Email: kerry.weaver@ewc.wy.edu

 

Bio

Kerry Weaver graduated from the veterinary technology program at Eastern Wyoming College in 2001 with an Associates of Applied Science. She then worked in veterinary clinics in Colorado.  In 2015, she switched careers and began working as a medical assistant and started working toward her nursing degree. In 2016 she became a certified nursing assistant. After some time she decided she wanted to return to working with animals and moved back to Torrington in  2018 to accept the position as the animal care technician.  Kerry currently has 3 cats, 2 dogs, 1 horse, and a Guinea Pig.