Ky Mortensen Joins Equine Practice Management Group
Weatherford, Texas, August 22, 2013 - Equine Practice Management Group (EPMG) is pleased to announce the addition of Ky Mortensen, MBA, JD to their organization.
He will serve as the Director of Operations & Legal Services for the company.
brings legal and business management expertise to the already preeminent veterinary practice management group.
Before joining the Weatherford based consulting team, he served as Director of Advancement & Client Services at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital at the Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine (LSU-SVM).
Prior to that appointment, he was the Director of Industry Relations for the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) in Lexington, Kentucky.
Mr. Mortensen offers a unique and diverse skillset to the already well-armed EPMG, having begun his career in the equine industry over fifteen years ago with the Breeders' Cup and The Jockey Club before moving on to the AAEP and the LSU-SVM.
While working at LSU, he earned both an MBA from LSU's Flores Executive MBA program at the E. J. Ourso College of Business, and a law degree from Southern University.
"Having had the privilege of being on the leadership team of a highly regarded veterinary hospital at LSU, along with invaluable understanding of the industry gained through my role at AAEP, it was a very natural progression to combine that experience with legal and business knowledge to bring additional tools to the table at EPMG," said Mr. Mortensen.
"This is an incredibly dynamic team offering a tremendous resource to veterinarians on a very meaningful level," he
"We are excited to have Ky aboard," said D. Kirk Eddleman, MHA, the CEO of EPMG.
I believe Ky's
unique qualifications will greatly enhance our abilities to do that," Mr. Eddleman said.