Our Board

Dedicated and Compassionate

Lori Wersinger


Lori drives the day to day tactical execution of the Rescue. She manages the technological needs of the organization, maintaining the web presence and evaluation of IT products. She ensures that all financial reports, tax documents and licensing are current.

Lindsay Hess

Vet Director/Vice President

Lindsay oversees the Medical and Therapeutic needs of the Danes in our organization. She ensures all of  dogs in our organization receive the appropriate veterinary care while in rescue. Lindsay maintains all of our Foster’s medical records.

Andrea Howton

Foster Director

Andrea oversees the Foster Program for the Rescue. She manages all aspects of the placement of foster Danes into their foster homes. She serves as the point of contact for all Foster related issues and provides management oversight for the Behavior Team.

Kara Renck

Adoptions Director

Kara oversees the Adoptions in our organization. She ensures all of the Danes in our organization are matched with a great forever home. Kara also oversees our applications and events teams.

Kristin Pazdernik

Incoming Director

Kristin oversees the Incoming Program for the organization. She acts as the first point of contact for owner surrenders and returns. Kristin also oversees the Volunteer Coordinators.

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