Officers and Founding Members:
Mary Sanders, President, founding member: Fosters, transports, conducts adopter’s home visits and is often the first contact for relinquishing owners’ and adopters. 702-300-2808
Steve Lowe, Vice President, founding member: Brochure editor, fosters, transports, conducts adopter’s home visits and organizes and volunteers at fund raising events. Photographer at dog events. Builds displays for the fund raising events.
Jill Langerman, Treasurer, founding member: Chief Financial Officer, receives donations and prepares extensive monthly financial statements. Creator of the Nonprofit organization filings. Fosters, conducts adopter’s home visits and volunteers at fund raising events.
Melissa Carole, Secretary: Creates monthly minutes, photographs and video records foster dogs for Petfinder. Facebook fan page and Website master. Fosters and conducts adopter’s home visits and volunteers at fund-raising events.
Donna Cullen, founding member: Fosters, creates beautiful crafts and organizes craft creation meetings, public relations master and solicits fundraiser sponsors.
Kathy Ferguson, founding member: Transports across state lines and fosters dogs. Served as the first secretary for 3 years. Volunteers at fund raising events. Often is the first contact for owners relinquishing and adopters.
Dorothy Mills, dedicated founding member, deceased: Volunteered at fundraising events and created crafts for the dog events.
Marilyn Godfrey, dedicated founding member, deceased: Bylaws editor, brochure editor, fostered dogs, transported dogs, conducted home visits, organizer for the first two Springer in The Park events
Mary Kay Gauron, active member: Lied Animal Foundation Liaison. Fosters, transports, conducts adopter’s home visits and volunteers at fund raising events. Works with the supplier of the popular special leashes.
Phoebe Flynn, active member: Fosters, creates neck coolers for sale, conducts adopter’s home visits and volunteers and organizes displays at fund raising events.
Sol Noor, active member: Website master, volunteers at fundraising events, master salesman at dog events.
Lynn Edikaukas, active member: Fosters, conducts adopter’s home visits and volunteers at fund raising events.
Lynn Schenker, active member: Lied Animal Foundation Liaison. Transports, conducts adopter’s home visits and volunteers at fund raising events and solicits fosters.
Tony Cervantis, active member: Fosters and transports dogs and has found wonderful adopters.
Patti Meeker, active member: Fosters dogs.
Katrina Pavlowski, active member: Fosters and transports dogs to potential adopters.
Amanda Klingensmith, active member: Fosters dogs.
Mary Ann Koester, active member: Volunteers at fundraisers and has fostered dogs.
Jeff Doucet, active member: Website master.
Jacquie Goodman, active member Graphic artist. Quickly designs and creates phenomenal flyers for our senior dogs.
Lee Squires, active member: Volunteers at dog events.
Karen Coltin, active member: Volunteers at dog events.
Professionals and Businesses:
Dr. Raul Arteaga, DVM, Sahara Animal Hospital: Dr. Raul has helped this rescue immensely by healing our sick dogs. He has treated every senior dog as if it were a young pup while sharing his love and concern for their well-being. He has been a special friend for us when we have had to help dogs on to the Rainbow Bridge. He has donated his services at a reduced cost to help these older dogs get the medical care needed for adoption.
Las Vegas Pet Hotel and Resort: This wonderful pet hotel has helped us when we don’t have a foster for a special needs dog.
Cindy Roberson, Groomer, Sky Pointe Drive: Cindy has donated her time and grooming skills with several of our senior dogs.
Nature’s Pet Store, W. Lake Mead and Tenaya: Sponsored pet adoptions and supplied high quality dog food for our fosters.
Lilianna Garcia, Former Groomer and active member: Lilianna was a very active member, serving as our groomer, foster parent and working at volunteer events until she moved to Texas.