Staff & Directors


Kat Burns, CVPM, CAWA
Interim CEO
Director of Operations and Veterinary Services
303-442-4030 x605

Steve Metzger
Vice President of Finance and Administration
303-442-4030 x633

Bridgette Chesne
Director of Animal Behavior and Sheltering
303-442-4030 x698

Maggie McSchaefer, KPA-CTP
Director of Strategic Initiatives
303-442-4030 x678

Jennifer Schwartz, PHR
Director of Human Resources
303-442-4030 x628

Lindsay Scott
Director of Philanthropy and Community Relations
303-442-4030 x655

Allison Hartlage, CTC, CNWI, KPA-CTP, CPDT-KA
Training and Behavior Manager
303-442-4030 x369

Kathryn Quinn, CVA
Volunteer Services Manager
303-442-4030 x612

Media Contact:
Amanda Boerman
Marketing and Community Relations Manager
303-442-4030 x615

Animal Transfer Inquiries:
Martina Spera, KPA-CTP
Behavior and Health Manager
303-442-4030 x669


Board of Directors

Bing Chou | Board Chair

Michaela Phillips | Board Chair
Guaranteed Rate, Inc.

Joel Sayres | Board Vice Chair
Faegre Baker Daniels LLP

Gail Pederson | Board Secretary
The Nature Conservancy

Cathy Condon
McElroy, Meyer, Walker and Condon, PC

Elyse Foster
Harbor Wealth Management

Val Kindred
Community Advocate

Dan Secrist
First National Bank

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