Dr. Kortlever received her Bachelors of Science degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 1983 and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Kansas State University in 1987. She has worked at Central Veterinary Clinic as a small animal veterinarian since 1999. She and her husband live on an acreage outside of Sioux Center with their 3 kids Drew, Clare, and Tara. Together they have a family English Bulldog named Nellie. When she is not at the clinic, you can usually find her attending her kids’ many sporting & school events.