A 13th generation Tejano, Gus grew up in San Antonio and is descended from the founding families of South Texas and Northern Mexico. Ancestors include several conquistadors, colonial  governors, magistrates and the historian Don Juan Bautista Chapa, chronicler of the 17th century  first Texas (Tejas) history. PO Box 367 ... Board of directors lock Connect with nonprofit leaders Subscribe Build relationships with key people who manage and lead nonprofit organizations with GuideStar Pro. Main address. Pat has been ranked by Chambers USA as a “Leader in the Field” and Band 1 in securities litigation in 2017 and every year since 2006. Karen Froehlich, President and CEO for the SPCA of Texas, joined the organization in January of 2016. They'll be bringing numerous four legged friends looking for homes to call their own. Katy shares her Dallas home with Mack and Stella, her French Bulldogs, and her fours cats Frank, Wynken, Blyken and Nod. Our Mission. The members of the McKean County Community Foundation (MCCF) Board of Directors have a deep, personal commitment to the McKean County area. From 1982 until 1996, Dr. McKelvey owned Beltline East Animal Hospital in Sunnyvale on the eastern side of the Metroplex.In 1996, he decided to join the VCA family of veterinary practices as the first VCA hospital in Texas. Prior to his position as a U.S. In his free time he enjoys travel, contemporary art, and has climbed more than 15 of Colorado’s highest mountains. Organizations. Dr. McKelvey met his wife Janet in 1996 and the couple was married in 2002. Katy joined the SPCA of Texas' Board of Directors in March, 2014. Ann Bauer holds the position of part-time Marketing Assistant as of March 2017. The McKean County SPCA board of directors felt there was no longer a need for one when she started putting pressure on the board to take care of the shelter animals properly and released her from her duties as Humane Officer and Shelter Manager. The McKean County SPCA has a wide variety of pet-worthy creatures looking for a good home. Ambassador Brewster continues to promote democracy around the world meeting with leaders in Western Europe and Latin America while serving on the Advisory Boards of the Parliamentarians for Global Action (PGA), National Democratic Institute – Ambassador’s Circle (NDI) and The Atlantic Council - Ambassador Leadership Council. He served as design lead for major commissions including : Haynes & Boone, The Rosewood Corporation and Bracewell Giuliani. Mandy also has a passion for animals – both in spending time with her friends’ animals (special places in her heart are reserved for Herbie the Lab/Coonhound mix and Annie the Calico cat) and donating time and expertise to the SPCA of Texas. In 2014, Chambers ranked her as a nationally recognized practitioner in securities litigation and praised her as “an absolute go to” securities litigator, who clients say instills “tremendous confidence when she speaks and makes recommendations.” And in past years, Chambers has “hailed [her]as a leading securities litigator,” and noted that “[p]eers are especially impressed with her abilities in both the boardroom and the courtroom.” Pat was selected as a 2018 Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers in America 2015 for her work in SEC, Telecom and Energy enforcement in Dallas, Texas and as a Litigation Star by Benchmark Litigation: The Definitive Guide to America’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys in 2014 and 2015 for outstanding work in securities litigation. Faith and family are at the top of Jan’s list of priorities. He has served on the Board for the Dallas Direct Marketing Association, Children’s Oral Health Center and currently on Hopeful Solutions. McKean County Commissioner Tom Kreiner has been involved with state Rep. Marty Causer, R-Turtlepoint, and state Sen. Cris Dush, R-Brookville, in trying to … The McKean County SPCA is an 501(c) status animal shelter in northern Pennsylvania. We exist to help animals, and the well-being of the animals in our care is our top priority. This boutique firm provided big firm experience with a small firm design focus. Clark County Volunteer Lawyer Program - Volunteer Lawyer for Family Law Advice Clinic Downtown Camas Association - Board Member Camas-Washougal Community Chest - Board of Directors West Columbia Gorge Humane Society - Board Member. Her passions in life, besides her family, are helping others, particularly those in need, and working out. In addition to promoting the humane treatment of animals, The Rees-Jones Foundation focuses on helping children who suffer from abuse or neglect, face mental health challenges and other disabilities, or who could benefit from opportunities for enrichment and character development. They participated in the capital campaign, helping the SPCA of Texas expand its ability to provide high-quality care and assistance for thousands of animals in North Texas. In addition to his law practice, Brian is a strong believer in public service in his community. Attorney. As an Elk County Auditor, Kathy was active with the Pennsylvania State Association of County Auditors, including serving on the audit committee in 2017, as the Deputy Secretary of the Association for the 2018-2019 term, and as a member of the Executive Board. He currently serves on the boards of Equality Texas and The Dallas Way. Gus is a registered architect in Texas as well as New York State. She was pro-active in improving the annual county auditing process as to both scope and thoroughness and implemented new and improved procedures to assure accuracy and integrity with the numerous accounts audited. David has a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from Northern Illinois University. Currently, they live on five acres in Heath, Texas with two spoiled rotten Beagles, one of which they inherited after he had been abandoned at one of the VCA hospitals. Sara Andrews. 484 were here. Bradford Area Chamber of Commerce executive director Ron Orris has been brought in to look at the McKean County SPCA’s financials, bylaws and other matters. A noted project was the award winning and highly published “ SPCA of Texas.” This design augmented pet adoptions by 40%,  proving that design does matter and is good business. She is a Certified Animal Welfare Administrator (CAWA). In her free time, Jan enjoys spending time with family and friends, flying (she recently achieved her dream of earning a pilot’s license), and loving on her three dogs, two of whom were rescued through the SPCA of Texas. Hiren’s wife, Dhruva Patel, is the Accounting Manager over Marketing and Creative at Neiman Marcus Group. She has done extensive counseling on corporate governance, fiduciary duty and D&O indemnification and insurance matters for public companies, boards of directors, and financially challenged companies. Uncover why McKean County SPCA is the best company for you. That, along with the constant pack of dogs around his home, instilled the passion for becoming a veterinarian at a very early age. She is passionate about how to continue to bring quality talent to RSM in today’s competitive marketplace. Likewise, his portfolio includes smaller award winning and published projects like Ducati Motocycles , worldwide. Mary Jane Pingie. Main Phone: 214-742-7722 Dallas, TX 75212, Mary Spencer Spay/Neuter & Wellness Clinic at Village Fair We generally house about 60 dogs and almost 85 cats. In fact, SPCA of Texas was one of the first organizations to benefit from The Rees-Jones Foundation. They are a broad-based group of dedicated volunteers who lead us through their expertise, their knowledge of our communities, and their passionate belief in the power of philanthropy to change lives. She applies her broad experience in the energy and private equity industries to the structuring and execution of transactions on behalf of both NGP and its portfolio companies. He received a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of  Notre Dame in 1982 and returned to San Antonio to work with the newly established firm of - Fisher Heck Lake & Flato. The cats, Grace and Woody, do not agree. spca@spca.org Brian joined the SPCA of Texas Board of Directors in June of 2018. Prior to joining the staff at the Foundation, Kris was the executive director of the Community Education Council of Elk and Cameron Counties in St. Marys for 16 years and taught for over 20 years in both a public and private school setting. Kathy resides in Ridgway with her family. Dr. McKelvey and Janet try to make a pilgrimage to Saratoga Springs, New York every August for a week of cool weather and racing. She and her husband John have been married for 25 years and have 7 children. They are proud parents of 3 children, Kristin, Jonathan and Bradley. She has three decades of experience representing Fortune 500 public and private companies, boards of directors and individual directors and officers in high-stakes litigation, SEC and internal investigations, and Delaware shareholder litigation. He grew up in Keller, Texas and graduated from Baylor University. His policy expertise led to advancements in environmental laws, indictment of corrupt foreign officials, trade policy, international immigration laws and enforcement of drug policies against international drug cartels during his tenure. Her prior professional experience includes working for Grant Thornton, LLP in Pittsburgh, PA, Adelphia Communications, Coudersport, PA, Elk Regional Medical Center and most recently Elk County Catholic School System where she worked for 16 years. After serving on the committee for a fundraising event for the SPCA of Texas in 2016, Steve was asked to join the SPCA of Texas' Board, and is thrilled to be serving in that role. We are a private, non-profit animal shelter. Christina is the assistant general counsel at NGP Energy Capital Management, a private equity firm making direct equity investments in the energy sector. 8411 Stacy Road/FM 720 She was also Executive Director of the Humane Society of Central Texas in Waco and had extensive experience in the corporate environment before entering animal welfare in 2007. Rich Brandon. His volunteer leadership has included working for LGBT rights on the local, state, and federal levels—as the President of Dallas Gay & Lesbian Alliance, the Co-Chair of the Board of Equality Texas and the Co-Chair of the National Board of Governors for Human Rights Campaign. Brian served on McKinney City Council as a council member from 2002 to 2008 and as Mayor of McKinney from 2009 to 2017 during which time McKinney was named by Money Magazine as the best city in America to live in. Mr. Ackerman has more than 25 years of experience in aviation, including military aviation, commercial airlines, and airports. Brian resides in McKinney with his wife Donna and has three grown children. Cuddle puppies and kittens, dote on dogs and cats, provide post-operative care for canines and felines and teach four-legged foster friends what snuggling is all about. She went on to be the Executive Director and Income Development Director for North West Area of the Pennsylvania Division for the American Cancer Society before coming to the Elk County Community Foundation as its Director. Through her work with The Rees-Jones Foundation, Jan feels blessed to be able to pursue with Trevor their personal mission of “serving God by serving others.”. They all are actively involved in the family’s ongoing work through The Rees-Jones Foundation, where Jenny and Margaret serve on the staff. Mckean County Spca is a public charity located in Bradford, PA and gave $0 in grants in 2018. We Provide Every Animal Exceptional Care and a Loving Home. 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