Our People

Ced Wise

Ced Wise

Veterinarian B.V.Sc. | M.S. | Dip. A.C.T. | M.A.C.V.Sc.

Ced graduated as a veterinarian (B.V.Sc.) from the University of Queensland in 1976. He spent the first three years following graduation in a mixed practice in Warwick, Queensland. Following this, Ced moved to the United States and spent four years doing post graduate work in Food Animal Medicine, Embryo Transfer and Semen Collection at Colorado University, where he received a Master of Sciences (M.S.) and sat the board exams to gain a Diploma from the American College of Theriogenology (Dip A.C.T.). On returning to Australia, Ced also sat the College exams to become a Member of the Australian College of Veterinary Science in Reproduction (M.A.C.V.Sc.).

Since entering private practice in 1984, Ced’s career has been devoted entirely to artificial reproduction technologies in cattle. This work has seen him travel throughout Australia and overseas to New Zealand, Vanuatu, New Caledonia and Indonesia.

Ced is currently a member of the Australian Veterinarian Association (AVA), Australian Cattle Veterinarians Association (ACVA), Australian Reproductive Veterinarians (ARV), American College of Theriogenology (ACT), Society for Theriogenology (SRT), and the International Embryo Transfer Society (IETS).

Rowena-Wise

Rowena Wise

Embryologist & Compliance Officer

Rowena has been involved in the cattle and equine industries within Australia and the United States all of her life. As our Compliance Officer, Rowena does the embryology and documentation for all on-farm and in-centre work and is responsible for the preparation of all documentation associated with the export of semen and embryos.

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Perditta O’Connor

Office Manager

Our Office Manager, Perditta has had to draw on years of experience in Newspapers, Tourism, Marketing and Finance since joining the team at Glenisa seven years ago.

During that time she has developed an understanding of the business and her experience allows her to focus on maintaining the efficient operation of the office, systems and records at the Glenisa homebase while Ced and Rowena are on the road.

Perditta is an integral part of the professional and dedicated team helping deliver outstanding results to the Ced Wise AB Services client base.