Jana McGee, Chair
Science & Technical Writer, Cook Pharmica
Jana earned her MPA from Indiana University SPEA. She started out volunteering for the Bloomington Shelter, where she first learned about Pets Alive. Jana dedicates her work to the memory of her sweet cat with Torti-tude, and her fosters. She is also Co-Chair of the Bloomington Commission on Sustainability.
Martina Chance, Vice Chair
VP Mortgage Loan Manager, People's State Bank
Martina started as a volunteer at Pets Alive, working the Wellness Clinic and helping animals recover from surgery. Over the years, Martina has served on several non-profit boards in Bloomington and helped raise donations for various charities. She and her husband, John, live with their dog, three cats, and nine chickens.
Craig Richards, Treasurer
Vice President & General Manager, Curry Auto Center
Jennifer Turrentine, Secretary
Associate Professor & Director of Political and Civic Engagement, IU
Jennifer Turrentine earned her Master of Science in Business Analytics at the Kelley School of Business and holds a B.S. in political science and criminal justice from the University of Central Missouri. In her free time, Jennifer enjoys hiking, kayaking, and being outside with her wife and dogs.
The Organized Chic Founder
Rachel Veronesi is a Purdue University Graduate Candidate, working towards a Master of Science in Strategic Communications and Public Relations and is also working on establishing her organizing and event planning business, The Organized Chic. Rachel is a from Northwest Indiana and moved to Bloomington in August 2018 with her 9 year old dog-child, Vivian, and significant other. Rachel has a strong love for all animals is looking forward to sharing her skills with the Pets Alive team to improve animal welfare and advance the Pets Alive mission and vision.
Vice President, Old National Bank
Founder, Veg Coach AI
Allison Hess is a certified Vegan Lifestyle Coach and Educator and works with folks on food choices which have an increasingly significant impact. She cares for various Bloomington shelter graduates as well as five hens rescued from factory farms. Allison also serves as board president of Uplands PEAK Sanctuary.
Rev. Karla Kamstra
Bridge Spiritual Center, Pets Alive Spay/Neuter Clinic Founder