Main Navigation

Staff directory

This page includes frequently requested contact information for leadership and select staff.

Senior Leadership

Janelle Dixon, President and CEO
Send email | 763-489-2250

Lisa B. Bonds, Chief Advancement Officer
Send email | 763-489-2212

Eileen Lay, Chief Operating and Financial Officer
Send email | 651-788-4668

Kathy Mock, Chief Government Affairs and Community Engagement Officer
Send email | 763-489-1585

Molly Tlas, Executive Assistant to the President and CEO
Send email | 763-489-2250

Animal Services

Graham Brayshaw, Director of Animal Services
Send email | 763-489-2224

Paula Zukoff, Behavior Modification and Rehabilitation Manager
Send email | 763-489-2216

Behavior and Training, Boarding

Mary Pitzen, Community Program Manager
Send email | 763-489-2253

Brand, Marketing and Communications

Paul Sorenson, Director of Brand and Communications
Send email | 763-489-2211

Carrie Libera, Content and Media Strategist
Send email | 763-432-4527

Zach Nugent, Content and Media Producer
Send email | 763-489-2207

Maggie Flanagan, Digital Marketing Strategist
Send email | 763-489-2251

Shanna Haugland, Marketing and Creative Services Strategist
Send email | 763-489-1571

Community Engagement and Humane Education

Dave Garrity, Director of Community Engagement
Send email | 763-432-4814

Amanda Hatling, Community Outreach and Humane Education Manager
Send email | 763-432-4818

Finance

Eileen Lay, Chief Operating and Financial Officer
Send email | 651-788-4668

Patty Aga, Controller
Send email | 651-788-4680

Government Affairs

Kathy Mock, Chief Government Affairs and Community Engagement Officer
Send email | 763-489-1585

Human Resources

Jacey Cassem, Director of Human Resources
Send email | 763-489-1588

Humane Investigations

Keith Streff, Humane Agent
Send email | 763-489-2236 (office), 612-747-4168 (mobile)

Wade Hanson, Humane Agent
Send email | 763-489-1570 (office), 651-226-5235 (mobile)

Kindest Cut

Wendy Watson, Operations Supervisor
Send email | 763-489-2244

Megan Wieczorek, Client Services Supervisor
Send email | 763-412-4961

Philanthropy

Meghan Bethke, Director of Philanthropy
Send email | 763-489-1576

Breanna Cowan, Corporate Philanthropy Advisor
Send email | 763-489-2214

Melissa Peacock, Planned Giving Advisor
Send email | 763-489-1575

Mary Nelson Peasley, Annual Giving Strategist
Send email | 763-432-4865

Deanna Kramer, Senior Philanthropy Advisor
Send email | 763-489-1582

Sally Thornton, Philanthropy Advisor
Send email | 763-489-1587

Shelter Services

Anne Johnson, Director of Shelter Services
Send email | 651-788-4640

Pam Haryn, Shelter Services Manager
Send email | 763-489-1580

Lori Grode, St. Paul Site Manger
Send email | 763-432-4874

Patrick Krienke, Buffalo Site Manger
Send email | 763-432-4874

Anne Lally-Rose, Golden Valley Site Manger
Send email | 763-432-4874

Dawn Mathews-Wilhemy, Woodbury Site Manager
Send email | 651-788-4675

Stacy McDonald, Coon Rapids Site Manager
Send email | 763-432-4854

Special Events

Alexandria Moeller, Events Producer
Send email | 763-432-4865

Volunteer Services

Maggie Jacoby, Volunteer Services Manager
Email | 763-489-2205