Melanie Brady

Program Social Worker

Melanie serves as the main contact for prospective clients throughout the process of inquiry, selection, application, training, and placement with a Duo Assistance or Facility dog. Once certified as a team, Melanie and the trainers monitor the progress during the first months of placement before moving to yearly recertifications throughout their 8-year partnership with Duo. Melanie also provides mental health support to our Touch Therapy teams.

Gary Barnes

Kennel Manager

Jason Frei

Board Chair

Dawn Van Houten

Chief Executive Officer

Tony Alaimo

Assistance Dog Trainer

Gary Barnes

Kennel Manager

Beth Biondo

Chief Operating Officer

Tracy Gellman Liebe

Chief Program Officer

Mike Boyle

Board Vice Chair and Treasurer, Edgewell

Jennifer McGrath


Sean McCaffrey

Chief Development Officer

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