KC Pet Project Executive Leadership

Teresa Johnson - CEO / Executive Director / Chief Lifesaving Officer
President/CEO & Chief Lifesaving Officer
Chad Ackerman - Chief of Campus Operations

Chad Ackerman

Chief of Operations
Michelle Erickson

Michelle Erickson

Chief Financial Officer
Tori Fugate - Chief Communications Officer
Chief Communications Officer
Amanda Gatten - Director of Community Programs
Director of Community Programs
Heather Kennedy - Director of Feline Operations
Chief of Veterinary Medicine & Director of Feline Operations
Stephanie Sullens - Chief Development Officer
Chief Development Officer
Tabitha Urban - Director of Canine Operations

Tabitha Urban

Director of Canine Operations
Kimberly Washington
Director of Human Resources

KC Pet Project Animal Services Division Management Team

Nickey Taylor

Nickey Taylor

Manager of Field Services and Dispatch

KC Pet Project Management Team

Laurel Anderson

Laurel Anderson

Manager of Offsite Adoption Centers
Leslie Bauer

Leslie Bauer

Feline Foster Program Manager
Marissa Cox

Marissa Cox

Manager of Canine Behavior and Enrichment
Sara Gillette - Canine Foster Program Manager

Sara Gillette

Canine Foster Program Manager
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Sarah Grittmann

Pet Support Center Operations Manager
Penny Jackson

Penny Jackson

Manager of Canine Care and Adoptions
Danielle Jones - Petco Cat Habitat Coordinator

Danielle Jones

Manager of Feline Lifesaving Programs
Ashley Peters

Ashley Peters

Manager of Canine Intake
Heather Sandor

Heather Sandor

Volunteer Program Manager
Bria Sweany

Bria Sweany

Senior Manager of Retail Sales and Satellite Adoption Centers

KC Pet Project Board of Directors

Lisa Epps


Brenda Pozek


Shaun Byrd

Treasurer and KCCAC Liaison

Amy Anderson


Cathy Doyal

Dr. Elise Kelly, D.V.M.

Anthony Mittan

Jodde Lanning

Jason Wood

Ex-Officio Members

Kristi Wyatt

Vice-Chair and Co-Founder, KCCAC Board of Directors

See a list of KC Campus for Animal Care Board of Directors