Denise Tumblin, CPA, is president and owner of Wutchiett Tumblin and Associates, a Columbus, Ohio, firm offering management advice as well as valuation and acquisition services to equine and companion-animal practices. Tumblin merges her business skills, farm background, and personal interest in companion, equine, and food animals to assist clients in achieving their goals.
In addition to her consulting work, Tumblin is a featured speaker, a Veterinary Economics Editorial Advisory Board member, and she directs the annual Benchmarks Study of Well-Managed Practices.
Since 2009, technicians paid by the hour have experienced a bump in pay, but pay for other team members has stayed stagnant, according to data from the 2014 Firstline Career Path Study. Here’s a look at changes in team pay from 2009 to 2013.