oscar-chavezOscar started his career path as a veterinary assistant in 2012 working with dogs and cats, after which he completed the Veterinary Assistant Certificate Program with ACE. In 2014, he became a level 2 nurse at an exotic animal medical facility, where he received a high level of hands on training. He joined SEAVS in 2015 in an effort to continue to expand his training and gain further experience, and hopes to complete Northern Virginia Community College’s Veterinary Technology Program in the near future. Oscar lives in Fairfax with his wife, children, and several parrots and dogs.