About: Staff

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Johanna Humbert

Executive Director

“Life is incomplete without pets.” Johanna joined the Michiana Humane Society staff in December of 2013. Previous not-for-profit work included directing development work at Chikaming Open Lands in Lakeside, Michigan; the International Theatre Festival of Chicago; and Court Theatre at the University of Chicago. Management positions included Manager of Business Affairs at Kurtis Productions, and Business Manager at Judith Racht Gallery.

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Karen Edwards

Director of Shelter Management

“Some people talk to animals. Not many listen though. That’s the problem.” (A. A. Milne)
Karen’s tenure at the Michiana Humane Society goes back to the mid-1990s. She began as a Kennel Attendant, cleaning and feeding the animals. Over the years she has taken on greater responsibility, and now she oversees all direct animal care.

 

Becky

Becky Blackmun

Veterinary Assistant

David Dabagia, Director of Community Relations

Deanna

Deanna Hudock

Front Desk

Brianne

Brianne Markos

Social Media & Rescue Coordinator

David

David Schroeder

Lead Kennel Technician

Meg

Meg White

Administrative Assistant