Who We Are


Meet Our Board of Directors

Carrie Montagna-Ward (President)
Marketing Manager, McKesson

Heather Siler (Treasurer)
Director, Operations, Guidant Group

Lauren Vickers (Secretary)
Executive Assistant to Chief Client Officer & Chief Financial Officer, 22squared

Cheri Fulginiti
Vice President, Engineering, UPS

Carol Neal-Rossi
Regional Prevention Coordinator, Georgia Center for Child Advocacy

Courtney E. Quiros
Associate, Alston and Bird, LLP

Seslee Smith
Partner, Morris, Manning & Martin LLP

Karen Swope
Senior Client Development Director, Live Nation

Kathryn Burmeister 
Associate, The Mulholland Law Firm, P.C.

Meet Our Advisory Council

David Bressman, DVM
Associate Veterinarian, Crabapple Animal Hospital

Joey Brooks
Animal Cruelty Investigator, Gwinnett County

Christy Showalter
Director of Training, Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Emily Christie
Founder, Ahimsa House

Christine Cox, Esq.
Attorney

Paul Ebbs
Field Supervisor, Fulton County Animal Services

Annamarie Keck
Community Member

Hon. Shawn Ellen LaGrua
Superior Court Judge, Fulton County

Melinda Merck, DVM
Owner, Forensics Consulting, LLC

Merrie Rennard, LMSW
Ph.D. Fellow, Veterinary Social Work, University of Tennessee

Kelly Trogdon, DVM
Owner, Faithful Friend Mobile Veterinary Clinic

Stephen Walker
Owner, S. R. Walker Designs