Our People

Mission Statement

Freedom for Veterans, Dogs with a Mission.

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Sam Daly


Board of Directors


Board Chair: Kelsey Duffy

Secretary: Wendy Flum

Treasurer: Austin Stephenson

At Large Members

Lori Davies

Dawn Kessler

Lance Lerum

Staff and Key Volunteers

Executive Director: Jane Rydholm

Training Director: Justin Ivers

Program Director: Kayla Zubke

Veteran Outreach and Foster Coordinator: Wendy Flum

Grant Writer and Development Coordinator: Amy Zhang

Bookkeeper: Marilyn Petersen

Office Administrator: Julie Lawrence

Trainers: Morgan Benson, Patty Benson, Brianna Hohman, Holly Ness