Winona Burgess

Winona Burgess

Winona Burgess, DVM, CPA, MBA, Profit Solver® coach and consultant

Languages:

  • English

Education:

  • Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine – Texas A&M University
  • Residency in Comparative Medicine - Colorado State University
  • Master of Business Administration - Texas A&M University
  • Certified Public Accountant

Current role:
Tery helps producers and veterinarians address needs and find opportunities for continued growth in their people and businesses.

Background/Experience:

  • Former practicing veterinarian for an American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA)-certified small-animal practice
  • More than 30 years of experience in the equine industry, including 20 years of competition and numerous national American Quarter Horse Association awards
  • Extensive background with business management — CPA and MBA

Importance of Solutions for your Team and Business:
It is common for graduates to come out of veterinary school prepared for the medical part of a practice but lack knowledge for the business management side. Veterinarians are often unsure which services they are providing are profitable and which are not. Without information on profitability or addressing management challenges, it can be very difficult for veterinarians to understand and grow their business.

Profit Solver Philosophy:
Profit Solver helps veterinarians understand the true cost structure behind the services they provide so they feel comfortable with their pricing. In addition, it assists with assessing the overall business, including equipment purchase and new service decisions. Profit Solver allows veterinary practices to focus less on pricing challenges and more on the growth of their business.