Dr. Erin Conrad grew up on a diversified farm near Albion, IA, where her parents have raised dairy cattle, beef cattle, sheep, corn, and soybeans over the years. She pursued a double major in Animal Science and Dairy Science at Iowa State University. She continued her education at Iowa State University and graduated from veterinary school in 2012. Dr. Erin took a special interest in production animal medicine during veterinary school. During her time as a mixed animal practitioner, she has gained an equal interest in small animal medicine.Dr. Erin met her husband, Kirk Schwarte, at Iowa State University.

She enjoys gardening, baking, scrapbooking, running, and taking care of her two dogs, Otis and Ruby.

Hometown:  Albion, IA

Favorite thing about working at Stuart Veterinary Clinic: Providing veterinary care to a variety of species