MEET CATHY ROSONKE
CEO / Marketing Director
Where did you grow up?
I grew up in Rapid City, South Dakota. I love going back to the Black Hills to visit family and friends, and to enjoy the smell of the pines, the fresh air, and of course, to grab a meal at Taco John’s!
Favorite sports team?
Go Cards! I have been a loyal fan since they relocated to Arizona. Can’t wait for them to win a Super Bowl!
Year you started working in the veterinary field:
In 2001 Brad and I created the Hillside Animal Hospital concept on a drive to San Diego. From that point on, I knew we would make a great business team and our journey working together in the field had begun.
Brad and I have Africa on our bucket list. We’d like to volunteer at one of the animal sanctuaries.
Last concert you attended:
Music is one of my passions, and I love live performances. One of my favorite events is the Austin City Limits Festival. Music unites people in a very special way at concerts, and that is a great feeling!
Most memorable case here at Hillside:
It’s hard to pick just one….some of the most heart-warming cases are those where our doctors save a pet’s life in an emergency….when the pet, their family and our team come together to create a positive outcome. The joy experienced in these cases stays with me in a distinct way.
Favorite hiking spot in the Valley:
My two go-to hiking spots are the Gateway Loop and Sunrise Trail. We’re so fortunate to live in an area that is so close to beautiful trails with spectacular views!
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