Dr. Schroeder is a 2005 KSU College of Veterinary Medicine graduate. Prior to Veterinary school Dr. Schroeder was a Registered Veterinary Technician for 17 years. As an RVT, she worked not only in mixed animal practice, but she taught Clinical Pathology for four years in the Veterinary Technician program at Colby Community College. After earning her DVM, she owned and operated a mixed animal practice in Council Grove for 11 years. Dr. Schroeder has also worked as a Veterinary Relief doctor since 2006 and has served in over 50 Kansas Veterinary clinics. Dr. Schroeder joined the VEHSW team as a part-time emergency veterinarian in 2015. When Dr. Schroeder is not working in Wichita, she continues providing outpatient care and preventative healthcare to the Council Grove area from her practice. Dr. Schroeder has lived in Council Grove with her husband since 2000. They have two adult children, a son and daughter. Dr. Schroeder has a passion for veterinary medicine and animal care, and dedicates most of her time to increasing the quality of life for animals.