Advisory Council Members

  • Reagan Bednar, Cloverleaf Animal Hospital
  • Penny Blake, PetSmart
  • Jeanne Fashempour, Ledge Hollow Stable
  • Denise Heroux, Awesome Paws Pet Salon
  • Sandra Jenkins, Dog Gone Crazy Kennel
  • Gregg Kiesner, Best In Pets
  • Carole Lintner, Ridgewood Stables
  • Judy Segedi, Devanley Labradors

College Credit – Students have the opportunity to earn college credits in this program

Patty Kennedy, Instructor

Extension: 338

Began at MCCC: 1998

  • Avon High School
  • Lorain County JVS
  • Kent State University
Industry Experience
Animal Care & Management
Certifications Ohio Department of Education: Teaching License
Interests/Hobbies Enjoy spending time with family, friends, love the outdoors, riding horses.

Tonya Underwood, Instructor

Extension:  339

Began at MCCC: 2013

  • Cloverleaf High School
  • University of Akron
  • Columbus State University
Industry Experience
Registered Veterinary Technician, 20+ years
  • Registered Veterinary Technician
  • Ohio Department of Education:  Teaching License
Interests/Hobbies Spending time with family and friends, horseback riding and cooking.