About The VVCA

The Veterinary Virtual Care Association is a global, nonprofit association dedicated to developing best practices for delivering virtual care for animals, defining quality standards and protocols for practicing virtual care, sharing experiences among practice teams, engaging with virtual care providers and advocating for policies in support of quality virtual care.


Our Goals

The goal of the VVCA is to make virtual care part of the standard of care in veterinary medicine by advocating best practices, providing educational resources developed by thought leaders, and creating a space for a wide alliance of professionals to congregate and accelerate the adoption of all of the virtual care tools.

Who We Are

VVCA’s founding members are practitioners, advisors, lawyers, faculty and business executives representing the wide array of people passionate about improving the lives of animals around the world through the use of virtual care. We are proud to volunteer our time and expertise to support the advancement of veterinary telemedicine and virtual care, and help it mature into a pillar of the animal care experience.


Mark Cushing, JD

CEO & Founder, Animal Policy Group

Cheryl Good, DVM

Immediate Past President, NAVC
Green, Eleanor

Eleanor Green, DVM

Dean, Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences

Jason Johnson, DVM

Vice President & Dean Lincoln Memorial University

Charlotte Lacroix, DVM

Veterinarian, Lawyer, Owner, Veterinary Business Advisors Inc.

Deb Leon

CEO & Co-Founder, whiskerDocs

Aaron Smiley, DVM

Veterinarian, VetCor & President, INVMA

Kerri Marshall, DVM

Chief Information Officer, Compassion-First Pet Hospital

Bruce Truman, MBA

President, BLT Technology and Innovation Group

Jessica Vogelsang, DVM

Author, Speaker, Consultant, Pawcurious Media, LLC

Audrey Wystrach, DVM

Founder & CEO, One.Vet

Alison McIntyre

Executive Director, VVCA