Vice President of Medical Operations
As vice president of medical operations, Kirk Cito leads medical field operations in partnership with the divisional vice presidents, and manages the regional medical director team. Prior to joining Banfield Pet Hospital in 2013, Kirk served as a scientific service veterinarian at Royal Canin and previously owned his own veterinary practice in Denver, Colorado.
Kirk holds a bachelor’s degree and a veterinary degree from Colorado State University. He also has served more than 24 years on professional boards, including American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), Colorado Veterinary Medical Association and Denver Area Veterinary Medical Society.
Kirk and his family live in San Diego, California, with their two rescue dogs Jessie and Sam.