Leadership & Staff

To contact a staff person by phone, please call (800) 990-3647 followed by their 3-digit extension (below). To contact a staff person by email, use their first name, followed by @dogsforbetterlives.org. General mailing address: Dogs for Better Lives, 10175 Wheeler Road, Central Point, Oregon 97502.

Leadership

To learn more about a respective leadership member, click on their profile photo below.

John Drach
Training Director
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Harvey Potts
Development Director
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Annette Vitello
Operations Director
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Staff

Fernando Ayala
Kennel Maintenance
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Tony Beals
Grounds Maintenance

Kelly Cancilla
Finance and Development Assistant
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Wanda Cockey
Development Manager
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Hannah Crane
Foster Puppy Program Coordinator
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Laura Encinas
Certified Assistance Dog Trainer
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Michelle Erwin
Media and Outreach Specialist
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Sarina Duncan
Kennel Tech & Volunteer Coordinator
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Brittany Jensen
Accountant
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Destiny Johal
Kennel Tech

Linda Kendrick
Kennel Tech
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Katie Knutson
Certified Assistance Dog Trainer
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Paula Lysinger
Obedience Trainer & Breeding Program Coordinator
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Emily Minah
Client Services Field Representative
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Jackie Nielsen
Finance Assistant
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Brittany Peery
Obedience Trainer
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Terrie Pinkerton Fuller
Executive Assistant
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Mike Poremba
Apprentice Assistance Dog Trainer
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Jessica Reichmuth
Certified Assistance Dog Trainer
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Jon Richards
Human Resource Coordinator
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Monica Schuster
Marketing and Communications Specialist
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Sena Short
Adoption Program Coordinator
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Meagan Steahly
Finance Manager
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Sara Smith
Kennel Tech

Nicole Tallman Receptionist
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Andrea Woodcock
Training Manager
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Anjanette Wright
Client Services
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