Meet Our Staff

Lewis Checchia
Executive Director

Anna Rodriguez
Shelter Manager and Foster Coordinator
Has worked at 2 prior shelters and is now with Morris (her favorite)!
Has a wonderful husband Carlos and 3 sons Anthony, Jacob and Vincent!
They also have 2 dogs and 1 cat and also love fostering and caring for
Morris animals until they find their forever home.
"The only things on Earth that love you more than themselves."

Eddie Velazquez
Assistant Shelter Manager

Cat Barood
Adoption Coordinator

Casey Swann
Events Coordinator

Dan Solomon
Client Services & Outreach Coordinator
One slightly deranged cat, Milo, 11 years, rescued from street as a little gray kitten.
"Oh, you don't need to read about me - but were you thinking of getting a new pet? We have
awesome adoptables waiting just a click away..."


Liberty Britton
Development Manager

Anthony Santoleri
Animal Care Attendant

Elizabeth Ferguson

Animal Care Attendant - 30 years!

Travinia Quintana
Animal Care Attendant

Junior Rogers

Animal Care Attendant