Veterinary Technician of the Year Award

Criteria for Veterinary Technician of the Year are as follows:

  1. Member in good standing of the DVMA
  2. Of sound and moral character
  3. Licensed to practice in the State of Delaware
  4. Outstanding achievement in veterinary technology


Award recipients will be notified by email in mid-October.  Awards will be presented during the DVMA Winter Conference luncheon, 12:00-1:30 pm at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino.

2021 Award Recipient
Sharon Welch-Dorman, LVT

The 2021 Veterinary Technician of the Year Award was presented to Sharon Welch-Dorman, LVT, in recognition of her dedication to the veterinary profession as a teacher, mentor, skilled veterinary technician, and leader while also serving her community in ways that help animals and their owners.  She is a true asset to veterinary medicine in clinical practice and in molding students to become future LVTs.