Dr. Joe Severson grew up west of Beloit on his parents swine farm. He attended UW Madison for both his undergraduate and veterinary degree. In 1988, Dr. Joe started his career at Delavan Veterinary Service caring for both large and small animals. During the 1990s, he facilitated the transition and relocation of Delavan Veterinary Service and opened Stateline Veterinary Service in downtown Darien.
Dr. Joe and his wife, Dr. Shari, have 3 wonderful children - Hayley, Mikayla, and Ryan. They all take pleasure in being outdoors and spending time on the lake.