December 5, 2019

 The Bridge Club Announces ICON Honoree Dr. Eleanor Green

The Carl B. King Dean of Veterinary Medicine at Texas A&M to be celebrated during VMX Annual Conference

PALATINE, Ill. — December 4, 2019 —The Bridge Club, the first video-based professional community created to connect the veterinary industry’s best in just 25 minutes, announced today that Eleanor M. Green, DVM, DACVIM, DABVP and The Carl B. King Dean of Veterinary Medicine, is to be honored as a Bridge Club Industry ICON. She will be presented with a lifetime membership and will be guest host at The Bridge Club’s January 18 ICON Live Event in Orlando, Florida.

The Bridge Club Industry ICON Series brings conversations with thought leaders, innovators and change agents who are creating the future of the veterinary profession. ICON events present an opportunity for Bridge Club members and veterinary professionals to connect with and learn directly from the women and men who, through their perspectives, leadership and vision, have impacted the trajectory of the veterinary industry. The event also provides a chance for professionals to connect with every generation of leadership.

Throughout her career Dr. Green has led innovation and has been a true advocate for the profession. In this intimate conversation, Dr. Green will reflect on lessons learned and share her vision for the future of veterinary medicine.

This Bridge Club ICON live event is being supported by presenting sponsor Zoetis and sponsors the Animal Policy Group and Stephens & Associates Advertising. The gathering will take place in Orlando on Saturday, January 18, 5:00 pm –7:00 pm. In keeping with The Bridge Club’s mantra that we are people first, professionals second, attendees will have the opportunity to get to know Dr. Green via a moderated conversation that includes those who know her best, her son and husband!

Advance ticket purchase and registration are required as space is limited; tickets are available now and may be purchased here.

Founded in 2018 by Brenda Andresen and Catherine Haskins, The Bridge Club is the first community of its kind in any professional environment. According to Haskins, “From telemedicine and the elevation of veterinary technicians to improving access to care and driving cats to practices, The Bridge Club is focused on bringing veterinary professionals together via conversations on topics that are important to the industry.”

The Bridge Club to date has hosted over 75 live and virtual sessions and its gatherings are garnering a tremendous following of veterinary professionals spanning the entire industry from practice managers and veterinary technicians to veterinarians and industry executives. All virtual sessions are free to attend. To learn what they will be talking about next, visit


The Bridge Club is the first video-based professional community created to connect the industry’s best in just 25 minutes. The Bridge Club inspires the profession to connect, engage, learn and grow together through virtual and live conversations. To learn more, visit