Council Objectives

  • To provide advice and counsel to the Equine Medical Center's director and staff in order to meet the needs of the equine industry and of the constituency it serves;
  • To provide assistance in generating private support to further the operations, enhancement, and expansion of the programs;
  • To assist in informing the public about the center's contributions to the equine industry in the commonwealth and the mid-Atlantic region; and
  • To strengthen case referrals and facilitate communication with clients and practitioners.

Council Members

Virginia Representative
2018-2020

Maryland Representative
2021-2023

Virginia Representative
2019-2021
Executive Committee

Virginia Representative
2022-2024

At-Large Representative
2022-2024

Virginia Representative
2019-2021

At-Large Representative
2021-2023

Virginia Representative
2022-2024
Executive Committee,
Vice-Chair

Virginia Representative
2019-2021

At-Large Representative
2019-2021
Executive Committee

At-Large Representative
2021-2023
Executive Committee

At-Large Representative
2018-2020

Emeritus Members

Virginia Representative
2022-2024
Executive Committee,
Marketing and Outreach,
Chair

At-Large Representative
2020-2022

At-Large Representative
2021-2023
Executive Committee

At-Large Representative
2019-2021

Maryland Representative
2021-2023

Maryland Representative
2019-2021

Maryland Representative
2019-2021

At-Large Representative
2022-2024
Executive Committee,
Chair

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Virginia Representative
2019-2021

At-Large Representative 
2022-2024

Ex-Officio Members

Dean
VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine

EMC Director

Family Representative

Executive Director/CEO Morven Park
Executive Director of Westmoreland Davis Memorial Foundation

University Representatives

Director of Major Gifts,
EMC

Assistant Dean of Advancement
VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine

Professor Emeritus of Equine Surgery, EMC

Founding Members

  • Daniel V. Flynn, VMD
  • Diana J. Firestone