People Behind The Pets

Management Team

Deborah Watkins, RVT
Executive Director
Director of Veterinary Services and Animal Welfare

Kathy Maxwell, MS,  Director
Director of Administration

Allan Mergener, DVM

Margaret Price, Manager
Admissions, Foster/Rescue, Behavior Assessment

Lindsay Michel
Behavior Specialist

Michelle McCart, Coordinator
Adoption Services

Mandi Stonebraker, Coordinator
Mobile Adoption Coordinator

Emi Griess, MA, Coordinator
Volunteer Coordinator / Website / Social Media

Justin Brokar, Manager
Special Events / Education / Fundraising

Don Beck, Accountant



For Adoption Questions:
Lost or Found a Pet?

Board of Directors

Jay Newbery – President
Lena Hayden – Vice President
Jeff Scott –  Treasurer
Connie Goodson  –  Secretary

Rose Diehl
Betty Lou Pardue
Robin Seele
Kirk Slusser

Keep in mind email responses may not occur within 48 hours. Your questions are very important to us. For faster service please contact us by phone during regular business hours. 785-233-7325.

For questions pertaining to the HHHS Foundation, please contact:
Bill Acree
Helping Hands Humane Society Foundation