MEET OUR TEAM

 

Penelope, Executive Director

Penelope brings a wealth of experience to her new role. With more than 20 years working in nonprofit management.  She has the combination of leadership and organizational development experience that will allow her to lead and grow the mission of SNIP. Her passion for animal health & welfare, rescue and adoption along with professional experience and strengths allow her to carry on the great work that Spay Neuter Idaho Pets (SNIP) does in the community.  

Penelope is a graduate of the University of Nevada Reno. She holds a Masters of Science Degree in Human Development & Family Studies and a secondary in Social Work. Additionally, Penelope maintains Grant Writing Certification from the American Grant Writers Association, Nonprofit Management and Leadership Certification from One OC, and Certified Fund Raising Executive (C.F.R.E) through the Association for Fundraising Professionals.

She is absolutely delighted to work with the caring and generous individuals that make up this important organization, and is confident that together we will continue to provide excellent care and services to the animals and citizens of this community.


Florence, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Millard is a Tennessee native and has lived in the Treasure Valley since 2005.

When not working at SNIP, she enjoys spending time with her daughter and working on her farm where she and her husband raise working Border Collies, sheep, cattle and alfalfa.


Marissa, Lead Veterinary Technician

Marissa has been working as a vet tech for four years now and loves what she does. She grew up always having animals in the house and developed a love and passion for helping them at a young age.

She is married and does not have any children except for her fur child, a 7 year old Shiba Inu mix named Bailey. In her spare time, she likes to play pool and plays in leagues with her husband. She also enjoys painting and reading.

Marissa is very excited about having the opportunity to be a part of the SNIP Clinic team.


Dusti, Veterinary Technician

Dusti is a Veterinary Technician for the SNIP Clinic. She was born in Denver Colorado but soon became an Idahoan at the age of 1. She grew up in the country and was the kid who brought home all the strays!!

She has owned many pets from horses, pigs, dogs and cats to a parrot named Harvey. Dusti has always had a love for working and helping animals and strives to show that love through her work. In her spare time she enjoys camping, hiking and spending quality time with her family.

Dusti is extremely happy to be able to help community pets through SNIP Clinic.


Hannah, Assistant Veterinary Technician

Hannah currently attends school at The College Of Western Idaho and is studying animal sciences.

Her love for animals started at a young age when she was a part of a zoology class in elementary school.

She has had many pets: snakes, cats, and a dog over the years.

In her free time she likes to bake and spend time with her kitty shadow.

She is thrilled to have the opportunity to be a part of the SNIP team.