Clifford was born in rural Utah.  He knew from a young age he wanted to become a veterinarian.  He accomplished this goal when he graduated with his DVM from Washington State University with high honors.  Clifford has been practicing Veterinary Medicine since 2015 and owns his own dairy exclusive practice in Idaho’s “Magic Valley”.   In 2018 Clifford received the Quality Veterinarian of the Year Award for his consultative role in herd management. Besides his daily roles he enjoys aiding dairies improving cow comfort, reducing antibiotic usage as well as reducing residue risks, maintaining accurate records, and training employees in responsible animal management.

Clifford is passionate about helping dairies nutritionally maximize the transition cow to lead to better health and reproduction.  Besides focusing on transition cows, he enjoys helping dairyman improve their herds by returning an amazing replacement heifer.