leadership & staff

Good Mews is operated on a daily basis by staff and volunteers made up of enthusiastic and dedicated individuals across many areas of expertise. They contribute significant amounts of time, talent, and energy to further the mission of the organization.

meet our staff

executive director

executive director

NIKKI HEALY

director of development

director of development

MARK DOWIS

surgical program manager

surgical program manager

JEN JEWAH

shelter manager

shelter manager

DIANA VARGAS

marketing manager

marketing manager

SARAH CHAMBLESS

shelter veterinarian

shelter veterinarian

DR. MENAKA BHASKARAN

spay/neuter veterinarian

spay/neuter veterinarian

DR. MELISSA BRAVER

community cat program coordinator

community cat program coordinator

CHARLIE STEINBERG

foster program coordinator

foster program coordinator

JEFFREY LIBBY

feline care technician

feline care technician

HEATHER HART

feline care technician

feline care technician

DINIA SABAN

feline care technician

feline care technician

AMY TUCKER

feline care technician

feline care technician

Kat Fick

bookkeeper

bookkeeper

PEGGY HELLEN

administrative assistant

MELISSA VEGA

committee heads

adoptions

Jean Hess & Michelle Kirkham

community outreach

Carrie Giglio

daily care

Cari Roman & Lynn Woodruff

disaster response

TBD

gardening

garden@goodmews.org

grants

Kendra Ledlow & Kaz Thomas

kitty buddy

Leslie Cooper

marketing & communications

Sarah Chambless

medical

Linda Freeman & Jeanette Kalas

special events

Carrie Giglio

tnvr (trap, neuter, vaccinate, return)

Charlie Steinberg

volunteer recruitment & recognition

Megan Koziel