|Mary L. Berg, BS, RVT, RLATG, VTS(Dentistry)|
Mary received her B.S. in Biology/Microbiology from South Dakota State University after which she traveled to many locations worldwide with her military husband. In 1992, they move to Lawrence, KS and she then earned her A.S. in Laboratory Animal Science from Redlands Community College, and her A.S. in Veterinary Technology from St. Petersburg College. She is a Charter member of the Academy of Veterinary Dental Technicians and received her Veterinary Technician Specialty in Dentistry in June 2006. Mary is currently serving as the treasurer of the AVDT and the American Society of Veterinary Dentistry. She is the past president of the KVTA and a member at large of the NAVTA board. Mary worked in research for over 22 years, specializing in products aimed at improving oral health of companion animals. She was the practice manager and dental technician specialist at Gentle Care Animal Hospital in Lawrence, Kansas for over 7 years and is currently the president of Beyond the Crown Veterinary Education, a veterinary dental consulting service and an instructor for Wright Career College. Mary and her husband, Doug, have two sons and live on a farm near Lawrence, KS with a menagerie of animals.