Melanie S. Hollis, LVT

Faculty, Distance Learning Program, Cedar Valley

Educational Background

  • Bachelor's degree in veterinary technology, St. Petersburg College (in progress)
  • Associate degree in Veterinary Technology, Cedar Valley​

Professional Certifications

  • Licensed veterinary technician (LVT)

Professional Memberships and Associations

  • Veterinary Team Association of Texas (formerly TARVT)
  • Association of Veterinary Technician Educators (AVTE)
  • National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA)
  • Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society (VECCS)
  • British Veterinary Nurses Association (BVNA)

Related Professional Experience

  • More than 30 years' experience in veterinary medicine, including small animal general practice, emergency critical care, small animal internal medicine and large animal and equine practice
  • Has also served as an instructor of certified veterinary assisting at Collin College and the University of Texas at Arlington for five years
  • Guest lecturer at local and regional veterinary conferences and has served as a course moderator on the Veterinary Support Staff Personnel Network (VSPN)