Maria Pirita is currently the Business Development Coordinator at Uncharted Veterinary Community where she is responsible for strategic direction with industry partners and creating educational content for the veterinary community. A seasoned professional with 20 years of leadership experience and nearly a decade of that within veterinary medicine, Maria is well known for driving growth through positive culture, effective marketing strategies, and careful strategic planning. She most recently served as the Executive Director of a veterinary clinic which she directly grew from a single doctor to a multi-million dollar practice in just 3 years. Maria has an Associate's Degree in Business Administration and recently passed her exam to become a Certified Veterinary Practice Manager. She is currently based out of Tampa, Florida where she shares her home with her husband, dog, two rabbits and a quaker parrot.
Uncharted Culture Conference – The Accountability Ecosystem: Cultivate a Culture for Success
Holding people accountable for their actions sounds like a recipe for turnover to many, but in reality, having clear expectations and goals will lead to staff longevity. In this 2-hour, interactive workshop, Maria Pirita, CVPM will share a 3 part ecosystem that will help you build a culture of accountability in your practice. As an experienced practice manager, Maria can help you effectively create this ecosystem at your practice with an action plan and living documents that can evolve with your processes. Whether you need to get started with managing accountability or figure out effective metrics to track how things are going, this workshop will cover how everyone in your practice will contribute to this ecosystem’s success!
Team Leads Summit – Motivating Your Team: Crack Inspiration's Code
Without a motivated team, a day in the clinic can feel like you’re stuck in the mud. In this workshop session, Maria Pirita is going to guide you through the psychology behind motivation, and techniques to motivate your team led by those concepts, and then help you identify the best ways to apply what you learned! Get ready to crack inspiration’s code and get your team motivated to be as great as you know they can be.
Practice Leaders Summit – Boundary Blueprint: The Secret to Building a Dynamic Duo
Practice Managers have to master the art of balancing their own needs with those of their leaders and teams. Setting boundaries with their boss looks different than the boundaries they would set with their team. During this workshop, we’ll go over the different types of boundaries and how they apply to the specific role of Practice Managers. We’ll also dig in deep to what their own personal values and boundaries are in order to communicate them better with their leaders which in turn creates a dynamic duo of a relationship.