Neil M. McCarthy Promoted to Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer

New Role Will Oversee Animal Medical Center’s Strategic Growth

Press Release

(January 24, 2022) The Stephen and Christine Schwarzman Animal Medical Center (AMC) is pleased to announce that Neil M. McCarthy has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer. A client for 32 years with over 25 years on the Board of Trustees, Mr. McCarthy joined AMC as Chief Administrative Officer in 2019, bringing deep institutional insight and strategic vision. In his new capacity, Mr. McCarthy will assume increased oversight of the hospital’s day-to-day operations including responsibility for the Office of Medical Affairs, Client Relations, Human Resources, and Information Technology divisions. Mr. McCarthy will also work closely with the hospital’s leadership team to drive growth.

“Neil shares my vision of continued growth and excellence for the Schwarzman Animal Medical Center integrating our clinical, educational, and research missions,” said Kathryn Coyne, President and Chief Executive Officer at Schwarzman AMC. “In a time of great transformation for the veterinary field, Neil’s experience, expertise, and insight will strengthen our position as a world-class leader in providing excellent care while advancing veterinary medicine.”

“For 111 years, the Schwarzman Animal Medical Center has improved the lives of millions of pets and their families while setting the standard in, and redefining the clinical and scientific boundaries of, the veterinary field,” said Mr. McCarthy. “AMC’s hallmark of clinical excellence, high quality patient care, and research are fundamental to our foundation. I am honored to help lead an institution with such a rich history into the future.”  

Mr. McCarthy first came to the Schwarzman Animal Medical Center as a client in 1989 and served on the Board of Trustees for over 25 years, most recently as Chairman of the Executive Committee. His professional career in the investment management industry spanned over three decades in various leadership roles at both privately-owned firms and global industry leaders including: Salem, Wade & Company, Oppenheimer Funds, and Windham Capital Management. He received a bachelor’s degree in Economics from the College of the Holy Cross. 

About the Stephen & Christine Schwarzman Animal Medical Center
The Schwarzman Animal Medical Center (AMC) is the world’s largest non-profit animal hospital with 120+ veterinarians providing the highest quality medical care across more than 20 specialties and services, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our mission to provide the best in care, research, and education has been the foundation of our work for over a century. Learn more at

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