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Our Pack Has Your Back

BISSELL Pet Foundation is powered by a small but mighty team of pet lovers dedicated to making a big impact. We are proud to serve our partner organizations and work to find every pet a loving home.


Cathy and her dogs
Cathy Bissell

Taz, Lexi, Roxy, Zoey, & Mo Adopted


dog licking vets face
Dr. Alana Canupp


Marci Singer

Head of Development

Otis & Stanley Adopted in 2019 & 2010

Woman with dog
Kim Alboum

Director of Shelter Outreach and Policy Development

Woman and Dog
Natalie Dixon

Graphics and Digital Designer

Tom Adopted 2016

Woman with dog
Emma Geers

Grant and Program Specialist

Hopper Adopted in 2019

Woman with dog
Brittany Schlacter

Marketing and Public Relations Specialist

Zara Adopted in 2019

Eliza Curtin

Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Tom & Iris Adopted in 2016

Girl with dog
Elisha Henry

Transport Coordinator

Isabella Adopted in 2012

Girl with dog
Alex Davis

Grant Program Coordinator

Obe Adopted in 2019

Woman and Dog
Rilee Greene

Graphic Design Coordinator

Daisy Adopted in 2008

Woman with cat
Shelby Grant

Grants Program Assistant

BISSELL Pet Foundation Support Associates

Kerry Schrotenboer


Susan Laffrey

Development Coordinator

BISSELL Pet Foundation Honorary Advisory Board

Dr. Wendy Swift

Helene Van Beuren

BISSELL Pet Foundation Junior Board

Lauren Walson

Auditor, Oportun

Morgan Tomaszewski

Owner/Head Trainer, Well Balanced K9 & Manager, Nonna’s Trattoria

Liza Stanislaw

Project Manager, FCB Chicago

Alexis Siegel

Senior Brand Coordinator, BISSELL

Ashley Schanski

Senior Marketing Specialist, Hush Puppies

Patrick Ryan

Dental Pratice Specalist, 3M

Emily Roth

BluePearl Ann Arbor Pet Hospital

Rachel Nesloney

Recruiter, CU Answers & Founder of The Bark Blogger

Alycia Mckellar

Marketing Coordinator, Hush Puppies

Alyssa McElreath (Aly Mac)

On-Air, iHeartMedia, B-93/BIG 101.3

Taylor Lettica

Internal Communications Specialist, BISSELL

Amanda Hentsch

Membership Engagement Manager, Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce

Allison Gowan

Development Manager, In The Image

Emily Gagnon

Digital Media Specialist, LEAD Marketing Agency

Jaclyn Ermoyan

Public Relations Associate, Rock Ventures

Connor Dirkse

Claims Owner, Farmers Insurance

Angie DeGennaro

Accounting Supervisor, East Grand Rapids Public Schools

Kaitlin Cota

Veterinary Assistant, Cascade Hospital for Animals

Andrew Burla

Sales Executive, FedEx Services

Kelly Brown

Marketing Specialist Advisor, FedEx Services

Kerry Braun

Accountability Analyst, National Heritage Academies

Adrienne Bissell

Architectural Designer, Ghafari Associates

Rachael Dalian

Project Manager, Meijer

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