Our Team

Staff & Volunteers

SpayMart relies on an enthusiastic community of volunteers for day-to-day operations, including stocking and maintaining our thrift shop, managing our PetSmart adoption centers, trapping and transporting animals, and providing support where it’s needed.

Meet the volunteers and staff who make SpayMart work!

Volunteer Leadership

  • Patsy Watermeier is our Volunteer Coordinator
  • Janice Russo & Patsy Watermeier lead the volunteers who support our thrift store and adoption center.
  • Joan Avent & Lauree Nunez lead the volunteers who support the kitten foster program at our PetSmart Clearview location.
  • Carla Gerard manages SpayMart’s Special Programs, including spay/neuter and rescue transport efforts in Mississippi.
  • Jacob McArthur is SpayMart’s transport, maintenance, and all-around handyman.
  • Christie Keith & Linda Schleicher manage our online social media presence.

Board of Directors

  • Lynn Chiche, Founder & President
  • Jennifer Russ, Shelter Manager
  • Linda Boyd, Contact Manager
  • Linda Dodenhoff, Financial Manager
  • Lauree Nunez, Member
  • Patty Hegwood, Member
  • Angela Hill, Member

Note: All of our animals are spayed/neutered, vaccinated, micro-chipped, and ready to go home!