DVM, MBA - President/ CEO
Dr. Debbie Spike-Pierce’s passion for horses began at a very young age. Her father and grandfather were veterinarians and she grew up working with Standardbred race horses. She also showed Saddle Seat with her Morgan horse. In 1993, Dr. Spike-Pierce graduated from veterinary school from Michigan State University. She has held previous positions as KAEP and KVMA Presidents and is also very active in the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP). Areas of interest for Dr. Spike Pierce are field diagnostic imaging, conformation, lameness and public sales. Dr. Spike-Pierce is married to veterinarian and shareholder Dr. Scott Pierce. They have two girls Vivian and Audra. In Drs. Pierce and Spike Pierce’s spare time, they own and operate a Thoroughbred breeding farm and race Standardbreds.