Dr. Chuck Lemme New AVMA District Director
It was announced on April 1 that Dr. Chuck Lemme of Cedar Rapids won a seat on the AVMA Board of Directors representing District 7. District 7 includes the states of Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota. Dr. Lemme will serve a six year term from 2018 - 2024. Dr. Lemme expressed his gratitude to the IVMA membership, "I am excited about the opportunity to continue to serve the veterinarians of Iowa as a member of the AVMA Board of Directors. I would like to thank all of you for your support in the election and a big thank you to the IVMA officers, Board of Directors and the great IVMA staff for all the help they gave me during the campaign. I couldn't have done it without all of you, " he said.
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If you are out of veterinary school less than seven years and want an opportunity to get involved in organized veterinary medicine, network with your peers and learn new skills, the Power of Ten Leadership Initiative (POTL) is for you!
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. The deadline for applications is July 2, 2018.