Meet Our Staff

Lewis Checchia
Executive Director

Elisa Mellis
Director of Operations

Eddie Velazquez
Assistant Shelter Manager

Anthony Wessel
Lifesaving Manager

Courtney Smith
Adoption Coordinator

Sophie Samul
Events Coordinator

Dan Solomon
Client Services & Outreach Coordinator

Liberty Britton
Development Manager

Elizabeth Ferguson

Animal Care Attendant - 30 years!

Travinia Quintana
Animal Care Attendant

Junior Rogers

Animal Care Attendant

Natalie Atkinson

Animal Care Attendant