Our Team

It takes a dedicated team to provide compassionate care to our animals and excellent service to our customers. We are grateful for our corporate staff, our passionate employees in our retail stores, rescue operations activities, and the hundreds of committed volunteers and foster care providers who help advance our mission and keep our operations running smoothly.

Chad Atkins
Executive Director and Founder


Christina Morgan


Krystine DeGrande
District Manager


Dennis Koopman
District Supervisor


Brittany Vizcarra
Operations Manager


Makala McVicker


Deana Briscoe
Volunteer Coordinator


Diane Noda
Foster Coordinator


Abri Coronado
Child Pet Ambassador Coordinator