Colleen Black

Colleen has a background in the private, non for profit and government sectors. In 2006 Colleen along with Ben became a TVH Partner.  Colleen’s role has developed over the years to meet the growing demands of working on the business and in the business with respect to practice finance, human resources, compliance, workplace health and safety,  marketing, managment and social media.

Colleen contributes a broad range of skills and experience to oversee, facilitate, develop and lead our team to delivering customer service and patient care to a high standard.  Colleen has a particular focus on industry best practice, employer of choice, capacity building, staff development and maintaining an inclusive and positive workplace culture.  Colleen has been instrumental in developing structures to set up team members for success in their role. 

Colleen believes that TVH’s greatest asset is its people. Colleen cannot be more proud of the staff and says it is a privilege to work with a great team. 

Colleen is married to Veterinarian Ben Black and together they have two sons. Colleen enjoys travel and spending time with her family. Colleen enjoys riding horses and has two of her own, an off the track thoroughbred racehorse named Ulysses, standing at 17 hands high.  Also Colleen has an Australian Whaler Mare, an historical war horse breed. 


Bachelor of Arts (Sociology), 1995

Diploma Human Resource Management, 2021

Time with TVH 15 years 6 months