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2013 Volunteer Recognition

Congratulations to Our 2013 Volunteer Award Winners

Friends For The Dearborn Animal Shelter recognizes exceptional volunteers with the following annual awards that are presented at the Volunteer & Staff Holiday Party each December:

(See all the 2013 Holiday Party Photos)

Left to right: President Laurie Buhr, Heart & Soul honoree Sue Barna, Executive Director Elaine Greene

2013 FFDAS Volunteer Award Winners

  • Sue Barna – Heart and Soul
  • Pat Ludwig – Most Hours Overall
  • Michelle Geyer – Most In-shelter Hours
  • Kara Pumer – Outstanding Student Volunteer
  • Vanessa Williams & Rebecca Bartaway – Outstanding Off-site Adoption Volunteers
  • Kim Bagoon – Outstanding New Volunteer
  • Jennifer Dickey – Outstanding Ambassador
  • Lisa Turner – Outstanding Volunteer Lead
  • Connie VanDeneede – Pit Crew Volunteer of the Year
  • The Lechner Family – Home Away From Home (Foster) Award
  • Barb Douglas – Dog’s Best Friend

 

Our 2013 Volunteers

We send woofs and wags and many thanks to all of our great volunteers for their generous donation of time and energy in 2013. And, while we do our best to ensure that all volunteer names are listed, we may have missed you! If you logged hours in 2013 and your name does not appear here, please contact Volunteer Coordinator volunteers@dearbornanimals.org

Board of Directors

Board Chair: Mary Ann Wright
President: Laurie Buhr
Treasurer & Financial Director: Sophie Bozek
Medical Director: Dr. Cheryl Good, DVM
Director of City Relations: Cpl. Mike Nelson
Secretary: Sue Ringey
Lisa Bahash
Tom Clark
Olga Filatova
Fred B. Johns
Shana Kellogg
David Kocab
Jackie Lovejoy
Johanna Navarre
Beth Siroskey
Richard Truett

Home Away From Home Foster Care (2000+ hours)

Becca Alviani
Tracy Balazy
Mary Bracey
Nancy Cameron
Melissa Doyle
Anne Enright
Courtney Evans
Kim Faison
Lynette Fisher
Michelle Flohr
Michelle Foch
Cindy Griffith
Diane Kroll
Kathy Lash
The Lechnar Family
Cheryl Montgomery
Morrison Animal Hospital
Nicole Nicolet
Trish O’Donnell
Sue Ringey
Juliette Roddy
Angie Sakulidis
Joe Schema
Elizabeth Stephens
Donna Stephens
Angie Sterling
Julie Victor
Lisa Watts
Holly Weber
Sharon Williams

Foster Friends (up to 2000 hours)

Charlotte Aronson
Christine Balazy
Sandra Bejester
Karen Bengle
Heather Betts
Sandy Boulton
Lisa Briggs
Stacey Buchanan
Jessica Cass
Tony and Lori Ceresia
Lri Cicirelli
Detroit Bully Corps
Barb Douglas
Martha Dreier
Catalina Fortuna
Ashley Franges
Brandy Graham
Tamara Harris
Deborah Houser
Jennifer Janiga
Ann Johnson
Cindy Kornacki
Jeff Lulek
Kathy Mastej
Amy Michael
Alicia Moore
Kari Nugent
Patricia Pierce
Sharon Rondeau
Audra Sackey
Janet Seluk
Mary Sheridan
Darlene Teasley
Brandy Thornsberry
Laura Turk
Peggy Vennebush
Allaventrs Webb
Mary Wenzel

Outstanding Friend (500+ hours, exclusive of Foster Care)

Laurie Buhr
Pat Ludwig

Special Friend (100 – 499 hours, exclusive of Foster Care)

Christine Balazy
Tracy Balazy
Sue Barna
Megan Bollinger
Sophie Bozek
Jenann Connolly
Judy Demko
Maggie Diamond
Barbara Douglas
Charlene Dunn
Anne Enright
Michelle Geyer
James Hoover
Lisa Koski
Diane Kroll
Kathleen Lash-Beurer
Jill Lewis
Cheryl Montgomery
Phyllis Moore
Johanna Navarre
Rob Reichelderfer
Robert Sanchez
Deborah Stewart
Liz Talbott
Susan Tesorero
Lisa Turner
Connie VanDeneede
Vanessa Williams
Lynn Wilson
Mary Ann Wright
Mary Yarger

Volunteer Friend (1 – 99 hours, exclusive of Foster Care)

Yesmeen Abdullatif
Jolee Abernathy
Irene Addison
Patti Aichler
Alyiah Albonijim
Cathy Alderman
Hoda Alhassan
Rabab Aljebori
Danny Alnouri
Aseal Al-Samhouri
Halemah Alsayari
Sandra Alviani
Nikieya Alvin
Pamela Ammiano
Sabella Ammiano
Elisabeth Andrews
Corinne Asher
Fatme Ayoub
Hajjar Baban
Kim Bagoon
Laura Bahnmiller
Miranda Baldridge
Terry Baltrusz
Asia Banks
Connie Barber
Alexis Barbosa
Rebecca Bartaway
Laurie Bedigian
Joelle Berry
Tracy Besek
Heather Betts
Salam Beydoun
Sophia Beydoun
Jenna Blackburn
Megan Bollinger
Nathan Boyar
Lynn Bozyk
Mary Bracey
Jaylen Bradley
Kathryn Brail
Paula Brannon
Victoria Brayman
Jordyn Browe
Stacey Buchanan
Megan Buczynski
Lisa Burkeen
Jeremy Burks
Krishaun Burns
Rusty Burrell
Marie Butkowski
Timothy Butler
Jerel Byrd
Ashley Carden
Angela Carter
Nancy Cameron
Stephanie Cameron
Joseph Carrier
Kathryn Casa
Deborah Chandonnet
Aileen Chromicz
Lucy Clements
Shannon Clements
Betsy Cohn
Olivia Colburn
Thomas Colburn
Madison Cotner
Hailey Crane
Stacey Crerar
Brianna D’alessandro
Anisa Dagher
Margaret Deline
Jennifer Dickey
Alana Dietrich
Angie Dimopulos
Effie Dimopulos
Joyce Donelson
Melanie Donlon
Melissa Doyle
Alicia Duncan
Corine Eastman
Jim Eddy
Diane Ehret
Bernadette Ehrlichman
Zayna Elayyan
Amani El-Edlebi
Gail Elm
Silan Fadlallah
Noor Fakih
Laura Ferrise
Allison Filipowski
Kathryn Finley
Tom Fischer
Kathryn Fitzner
Sarah Flechtner
Michelle Foch
Thelma Foch
Holly Frank
Lexi Frank
Marcia Freeman
Mallory Frisbie
Joseph Gagnon
Shannon Geisinger
Zachary Gibson
Pat Glinski
Peggy Graham
Holly Graves
Linda Graves
Lori Gregory
Cindy Griffin
Cheryl Gunnels
Sarah Gutknecht
Ashley Gutowski
Tracy Haggins
Lisa Hairston
Tiffany Hall
Daisy Haro
Karrie Harris
Guinevere Haworth
Alissa Hayes
Samantha Hayes
Ellen Heise
Jennetta Helton
Gabriela Hernandez
Kristin Hicks
Susan Hill
Toni Hill
Jeri Hill
Wendy Hollingsworth
Carole Hogg
Tessa Horvath
Vanessa Hoskins
Cathie Hughes
Angie Huspen
Kenneth Hymes
Al Itoney
Paige Jackman
Kristy Jacques
Fatimah Jafri
Sue Jagodka
Shannon Jajko
Suzanne Johnson
Catera Jones-Edwards
Pamela Kaminski
Karen Kapcoe
Ken Kasin
Kathleen Kelsey
Tom Kerr
Anna Khreizat
Rebecca Kilian
Joy Kind
Anastasia Kish
Cindy Kismarton
Gail Koan
Katie Korman
Marloes Krabbe
Amanda Kumm
Aislinn Lawrence
Vickie Lee
JoAnn Lenhart
Cindy Leskun
Sheila Leverton
Eileen Lindsey
Deana Linegar
Eric Loos
Jody Loos
Andrew Lyon
Andrea Maldegen
Jackie Manick
Zeinab Mansour
Mary Kathryn Martin
Amanda Martinez
Connie Marx
Alea Mayes
Tarji McCubbin
Savannah McDermott
Zoe McLeroy
Heather Mehi
Amy Michael
Helen Mikulan
Megan Miller
Mykell Miller
Sandra Miller
Stacey Mills
Frances Mitchell
Maddison Moore
Nicole Murray
Abby Neill
Annie Nelson
John Nemecek
Kristin Norman
Judith Nowak
Stephanie O’Dell
Rose O’Hara
Emma O’Kelley
Sarah Overbeck
Alyssa Palicz
Nancy Papp
Amy Paredes
Tammy Parshall
Greg Pearl
Allison Petlichkoff
Hailey Pettit
Hannah Phelps
DeAnna Philpott
Tammie Philpott
Cassie Pippen
Nick Polidori
Pam Ponder
Kathy Porach
Destiny Preston
Brelynd Price
Judy Prichard
Jim Pritula
Lisa Pritula
Kara Pumer
Shirley Pumer
DeAnn Rakoczy
Stephen Range
Alyssa Reiter
Lori Rendina
Michelle Reno
Susan Reynolds
Guy Ricketts
Joseph Righter
Joann Riordan
Joanna Rivera
Audrey Robertson
Elizabeth Rogers
Suzanne Roksandich
Ashley Ruiz
Candace Ruiz
Scott Russell
Julianne Saad
Isabella Sabellico
Kelsey Sall
Brittany Salazar
Aya Salman
Pedro San Antonio
Kathleen Sandburg
Zieneb Sareini
Carol Saunby
Alyssa Schmitt
Danielle Schrimmer
Dennis Schwecke
Ed Serecky
Micah Shannon
Glenda Sheets
Chris Shelton
Chris Sheridan
Mary Sheridan
Brenda Shores
Jessica Shymanski
Kaleigh Sieczkowski
Deena Sleiman
Barbara Smith
Savannah Smoly
Ronda Snay
Rita Solack
Karen Stark
Brandon Starks
Lorna Stemarie
Jolie Stepaniak
Angie Sterling
Jamie Steis
Kelly Stinson
Luas Stinson
Meg Stockreef
Deniese Stoddard
Kayley Sutherland
Layla Swope
Yuko Terauchi
Michaela Theisen
Brandy Thornsberry
Pamela Thorpe
Alexandrea Tobias
Duaa Tolba
Brittany Toler
Jennifer Topolski
Sydney Truba
Dana’e Turner
Joe Turner
Linda Valade
Patricia Vassallo
Lindsay Vella
Jane Vernier
Marcus Villarruel
Colleen Virag
Alice Waldron
Norma Wallis
Ellie Warner-Rea
Madeline Watson
Dana Welsh
Courtney Wheeler
Veronica Wheeler
Sarah Wiegand
Ron Wiggle
Heather Wilhelm-Routenberg
Amanda Wolski
Callie Wyatt
Laura Yeakel
Carol Yonkus
Jane York
Alexa Yount
Michelle Zelasko
Linda Ziesmer
Kari Zureki

Thanks to our 2012 Volunteers

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