Staff & Apprentices

Administrative & Program Staff

Lynn Cuny, Founder/President
Olivia Alvarado, Director of Administration
Craig Brestrup, Ph.D., Development Associate
Jessica Neidhart, MBA, Donor Engagement Manager
Ashton Kuhn, Administrative & Development Coordinator
Robert Burns, Volunteer & Education Coordinator
Nina Robles, Communications & Development Associate
Belinda Childers, Administrative Support Specialist
David Bassi, Hotline Rescue Specialist
Leon Ruttley, Rescue Coordinator
Art Gonzales, Facilities Supervisor
John Gerken, Facilities Technician
James Moser, Facilities Technician

Animal Care & Medical Staff

Kelly McCoy, Director of Animal Operations
Mason Payne, DVM, Veterinarian
Faith Burgos, DVM, Associate Veterinarian
Amanda Kittrell, Below the Gate Supervisor
Shelby Esparza, Above the Gate Supervisor
Diane Thovson, LVT, Hospital Manager
Lacey Foland, Apprentice & Trainer Supervisor
Brittany Pennington, Animal Caretaker
Mitch Deskovick, Animal Caretaker
Sarah De La Rosa, Animal Caretaker
Emily Grizzell, Animal Caretaker
Ari Guerrero, Lead Animal Caretaker
Ashley Morales, Lead Animal Caretaker
Aubree Ricks, Animal Caretaker
Emily Scharlach, Animal Caretaker
Nikki Skelton, Animal Caretaker
Colby Hewitt, Animal Caretaker
Rylann Williams, Animal Caretaker
Melina Nolas, Animal Caretaker
Madison Meek, Animal Caretaker
Tashawna Spellen, Lead Animal Caretaker
Delaney Vail, Rehabilitation Supervisor

WRR San Antonio

Kimberly Stephens, Sherman Animal Care Complex Manager
Kyrsten Holle, Sherman Animal Care Complex Coordinator
Monica Sifuentez, Seasonal Animal Caretaker
Amber Dabbs, Animal Caretaker
Shelby Samartino, Seasonal Animal Caretaker
Olivia Rodriguez Gallegos, Program Support Personnel
Grace Davis, PT Hotline Rescue Specialist

Apprentice Caretakers

Ashley Gardner
Riley Brungard
Daniel Itagaki
Breeanna Buysse
Sarah Honardar
Emily Nona

 

 

 

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