The KC Animal Health Corridor offers industry leading workforce development solutions to complement the benefits of its globally unique animal health industry concentration.

Learn about career opportunities in the KC Animal Health Corridor plus career pathways based on areas of interest, income expectations and available education and training offered in the area. Companies can post open positions on Indeed, Career Builder and and they will be automatically pulled into Visit

Manufacturing Technician 1 Certification

KC Animal Health Corridor companies and continuing education programs are embracing this three year certification which demonstrates that an individual meets a certain level of basic skills required for manufacturing and production. MT1 Certified job candidates receive preferred status when applying for jobs with KC Animal Health Corridor companies. Learn more 

Specialized Education and Training

The KC Animal Health Corridor has several industry leading programs for those pursuing a Vet Technician career, as well as private training options for those in the animal health industry. Learn more 

Corridor Workforce Development Subcommittee

Tim Carlson 
Director, Human Resources 
Bayer HealthCare Animal Health

Cathy Martin
Vice President, Human Resources
Boehringer-Ingelheim Vetmedica

Linda Slater-Trimble
Associate Director, HR Business Partner
Merck Animal Health

Daryl Pint, CEO
Mallory Angotti
Greg Furstner, Director of Human Resources
Ceva Biomune

Kimberly Young, president
Emily McVey, manager
KC Animal Health Corridor


Emily McVey
Manager, KC Animal Health Corridor
Direct: 816.374.5624

MT1 Certification

Specialized Education

Career Resources