Meet Our CDAC Team


Meet the Doctors

  • Dr.
    Jay C. Alberda
    • Graduated from Montana State University, Bozeman and Colorado State University, and College of Veterinary Medicine.
    • Has practiced in Montana & South Dakota for over 25 years.
    • Grew up on a farm outside of Bozeman, MT and enjoys reading, bird-watching, cooking, and doing his daily crossword puzzles.
  • Dr.
    Bryant T. Soulek

    • Graduated from South Dakota State University and Iowa State University, College of Veterinary Medicine.
    • Joined the CDAC after graduating in 2018.
    • Grew up on a farm by Wagner, SD and enjoys hunting, fishing, watching sports, spending time with his dogs, playing racquetball, and lifting weights.

Meet the Staff

  • Nick Gukeisen
    Veterinary assistant since 2009
    • Graduated from Mitchell Tech Institute in Agricultural Technology.
    • Nick enjoys the variety of animals we work on at CDAC.
    • He is always hitting his head because he is tall, but very handy to have reach up for many chores.
  • April Herbst
    Veterinary Tech since 2015
    • Graduated Northeast Community College, Norfolk, NE.
    • April loves working on horses and the computer health certificates.
    • During her free time, she enjoys barrel racing and bow hunting (deer and turkey).
  • Tamara Boltjes
    Receptionist since 2017
    • Attended USD-Springfield, DWU in Mitchell, SD.
    • She loves that every day at CDAC is different from the rest.
    • After hours you may find Tami relaxing by playing her piano.
  • Jane Alberda
    Office manager since 2001
    • Montana native, graduated from Eastern Montana College, Billings, MT.
    • Loves the folks who enter our doors at CDAC. 
    • Her secret passions include swimming early in the morning or biking to work.

  • Kaori Nachitgal
    Attends PGHS in Platte
    • Captain of the Game Club, plays the flute, does drama, 
    • Kaori loves taking care of the animals that board at CDAC.
    • At home, she has five cats and 2 guinea pigs but really wants a dog. 
  • LaDean DeHaai
    Kennel worker since 2019
    • Attends Dakota Christian School.
    • Loves the atmosphere at CDAC.
    • Plays trumpet, acts in plays, and loves to ride her horse.
  • Hoot

    Meet our clinic Manx.

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Office Hours

You can TEXT (605) 680-5555 during normal operating hours.


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8:00 am-12:00 pm