Ashley with Gaige and Emma

Ashley Taylor — Co-Founder and Head Trainer

An Alabama native, from a very early age Ashley became a student of animal behaviors. She has worked as a Veterinary Technician, has volunteered with various breed rescues and Shelters, and has shown various dog breeds in American Kennel Club Conformation Shows.

In 2009, Ashley began working with Dogs On Call, a therapy dog organization, as a trainer and tester. In 2010, she helped co-found the K-9s 4 Kids Service Dog program and became Head Trainer and Evaluator. She now heads the canine training over approximately 50 inmates for the SDA prison training program.

Other Staff

Beverly McGinty — Bookkeeper

Bridget Sunbury — Associate Trainer/ Kennel Manager

Linda Burns — Associate Trainer

Contract Trainers:

Connie Hudzik
Beth Dobbs

Volunteer Evaluators/Trainers:

Merry Katherine Hysmith
Alan Hackel
Faye Finney
Steve Felts
Ray Knunert

Evaluators/ Socializers

Stacey Boardwine
Sheila Edmundson
Jeff Wade

And thank you to our numerous puppy raisers as well.