Contact Information


Phone: 517-884-4534

Veterinary Medical Center - South Building (Wings F - G)
784 Wilson RD, Room G-100A
East Lansing, MI 48824

Helen earned her Bachelor of Science in Animal Health Technology at Murray State University. She spent a year working as a Licensed Veterinary Technician at the University of Tennessee’s College of Veterinary Medicine before coming to Michigan State University. She began at MSU CVM as a full-time instructor in the Veterinary Nursing Program and soon transitioned into a 50% advising and 50% teaching position.

While working as an instructor and advisor, she earned her master’s degree in educational administration at Central Michigan University. Years after earning her MA, she was appointed as the Co-Director of the Veterinary Nursing Program.

After being Co-Director for two years, transitioned out of teaching and into a full-time advising position. She now advises prospective and current students who plan to apply to MSU’s College of Veterinary Medicine.


  • Animal Health Technology, Murray State University
  • Educational Administration, Central Michigan University
  • LVT