Kerry worked with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources as a Wildlife Health Specialist from 9/91 to 9/2004.In that role, she was responsible for investigating and evaluating diseases of Wisconsin wildlife.

Kerry has been involved in pathology and diagnostic animal health investigations for over 35 years, since 1980. She’s planned and implemented health surveillance studies, conducted necropsies, collected biological samples, performed diagnostic assays to identify pathogens, and interpreted these assay results.