Dieter is an accomplished professional and leader who manages the overall financial aspects of the NAVC.
Before joining the NAVC in 2014, Dieter was the Chief Financial Officer of the University of Florida Veterinary Hospitals in Gainesville, Florida. His primary responsibilities included interpreting financial data to make business decisions and drive bottom-line results.
He was also active in the campus GBAS program with Finance and Accounting and worked with other industry CFOs to resolve administrative, regulatory, and legal issues.
His previous role with the same organization was as their Small Animal Hospital Operations Manager, managing all aspects of the hospital operations including patient care, and customer and vendor relations. He worked directly with clients, clinicians, referring veterinarians and vendors to improve overall service levels and decrease average appointment duration.
He earned his Masters of Business Administration, Business Management; Cum Laude, from the University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida (2008), his Bachelor of Arts, Economics from Illinois Wesleyan University, and has completed a number of management and leadership programs from the University of Florida as well as Patterson Veterinary Practice Management Certification.
Dieter is married and lives in Gainesville, and he enjoys traveling, football, baseball, animals and history (particularly military history).