Dr. Randall Ezell has guided the Tropicana Veterinary Group as Chief Operating Officer since 2000. The Group employs more than 80 veterinarians and a staff of 800 in Las Vegas. Dr. Ezell also leads a veterinary student preceptor program, which involves all 14 of the Group’s hospitals and the Las Vegas Veterinary Referral Center. He has assisted in the design and construction of more than 20 veterinary facilities and a specialty center in the Las Vegas area. Because of his interest and experience in hospital design, WVC appointed him Chairman of the Building Committee for the Oquendo Center for Clinical Education. Dr. Ezell was President and Treasurer of the Clark County Veterinary Medical Association from 1987 to 1988. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Oklahoma State University in 1978 and his DVM degree from the University of Missouri in 1982.