On May 3, Rotarians Dr. Chuck Keiser and Dusty Bonner provided fellow Rotarians with an insider’s viewpoint of a local business start-up, Blue Heron Consulting. The company is an outgrowth of brainstorming ideas between college friends Stith Keiser and Dusty Bonner.

Dusty joined the Marine Corps in response to 9/11. After receiving his bachelor’s degree, he went into active duty for 10 years. Stith created and was CEO of My Veterinary Career (MVC), which he sold to the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) in 2011. After the sale, Stith continued to manage the company until 2016.

During Dusty’s military career, he had leadership roles over 500 Marines and managed over $120 million in assets annually. Those experiences fine-tuned his leadership and financial management skills. However, the passion each had to improve the quality of care of animals, while enhancing the quality of life of veterinary medicine service providers remained strong for both.

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