Our Team


Adoption Coordinator

Matching the right dog with the right home is Lisa’s specialty! She is assisted by her daughter, Kaylee! Lisa is one of our board members.


Community Outreach

Leslie is our boots on the ground in our area. She discusses partnerships and forges long lasting community partnerships.


Fundraising Coordinator

Summer heads up our fundraising team. She keeps several projects in the works at a time to help contribute to our medical fund. She is one of our board members.

Dr Zenor

Medical Director

Dr Zenor is available to Rescue Garage for medical evaluations and consults as well as establishing and approving medical protocols and policies.


Administrative Assistant

Ashleigh helps in several areas and we can’t confine her to one category! She brings so much knowledge and resources to Rescue Garage as she finishes her masters degree in veterinary medical science with a focus on shelter medicine.


Transportation Coordinator

Jeanne helps coordinate transport of animals to and from Rescue Garage as well as setting up medical appointments for our animals.
Jeanne also plays a large role in Applications.


Kennels, Social Media and Raffles

Hayden not only works with our rescues day to day in the kennels, she contributes a large amount of social media content and organizes our online raffles!


Training Director

Natalia is our training director and has a large part to play on evaluating behaviours and planning training. She is one of our board members.


Organizer Extraordinaire, Fundraising

Sam keeps our main garage and storage sheds as organized as anyone humanly can. She also is on our fundraising committee.


Kennels, Fundraising

Anne works with our rescue dogs doing kennels and is also on our fundraising committee. .


Foster Liaison

Karen keeps our fosters in food and required medicine, like heartworm and flea prevention and antibiotics when needed.



Theresa owns VIPet Services and graciously hosts our Saturday classes for adopted dogs from Rescue Garage and for our foster dogs.


Application Home Checks

Bernadette is in charge of our home check process. She also volunteers for many events and assists Rescue Garage with numerous projects.


Adoption Applications

Barbara is one of our application specialists. She is responsible for vetting our adoption applications.


Founder, Intake

Silvia founded Rescue Garage in 2017 and is on the board of directors. She assists in dog intake.

The Bug

MID (Most Important Dog), Fashion Icon, Mascot

The Bug is our mascot and spends his time greeting supporters, fundraising, trying on numerous outfits a day, and generally being large and in charge.

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