Mike Pownall DVM, MBA

Prior to becoming a veterinarian Dr. Mike Pownall worked as a farrier for seven years. His interest in equine lameness led him to attend the Ontario Veterinary College, graduating in 2001. In 2002 he and his wife, Dr. Melissa McKee, started McKee-Pownall Equine Services.

Their organization is represented by 3 equine veterinary clinics with 16 vets and 35 support staff spread across the Greater Toronto Area.

Dr. Pownall received his MBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business at Western University in Ontario, and was the class valedictorian. He presents internationally on business strategy, human resources, pricing, and marketing for veterinarians. He also contributes to numerous journals on business management topics. Dr. Pownall also hosts the monthly AAEP Practice Life Podcast.


< Back to episode