Meet Our Team


Beverly Means, LMSW

Founder/Executive Director

 I am social worker and MBA student who lives in Decatur and have always owned dogs and cats. My relationship to my pets has brought me so much joy and happiness that I wanted to give back to them and other people and their pets.


David Doss
Board President
I am a marketing, growth, and investing professional with a multilingual, global background spanning fintech, e-commerce, SaaS, media, education, and health.


Jessica Bare
Board Secretary
I have several years of experience working in veterinary hospitals. I am currently working towards becoming a registered veterinary technician. I have always had a passion for helping people and pets!

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Stephanie Boutwell

Board Treasurer

Hi, I am Stephanie Boutwell, and I live in Marietta with my husband and my dog Reilly. I am currently an Accounting Manager at a Strategic Link Consulting in Kennesaw, GA.

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Melissa Manley
Board Member

I am a finance and operations professional, I work at Purchasing Power in Midtown, GA. I love animals and know how important they are to their families. I am excited to be a part of an organization that helps them remain together.