Contact Us

We are interested in hearing from you! Please leave us a message at the contact form below. If you would like to contact one of the locations or view our hours, please visit our locations page. For a list of ARL staff members and direct contact information, please see below.

Please note: The ARL does NOT respond to email questions regarding specific animals. The ARL does not release information about animals that are not in adoption.

Animal Rescue League of Iowa Staff


League Oversight, Management
Tom Colvin
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
(515) 473-9103
 

Director's Administrative Assistant
Justin Zerfas
DIRECTOR’S ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
(515) 473-9104
 

Shelter Medicine, Surgery
Dan Campbell, DVM
CHIEF OF STAFF
(515) 473-9106
 

Shelter Operations, General Shelter Issues, Staffing, Behavior & Training
Mick McAuliffe
ANIMAL SERVICES MANAGER
(515) 473-9114
 

Animal Control
Josh Colvin
ANIMAL CARE & CONTROL SUPERVISOR
(515) 284-6905
 

Rescue and Disaster Operations, Animal Neglect
Scott Wilson
ANIMAL WELFARE INTERVENTION COORDINATOR
(515) 229-7392
 

Adoption Staff, Community Service Workers, Retail
Cindy Kolthoff
CUSTOMER CARE SUPERVISOR
(515) 473-9109
 

Kennels, Care Techs
Robyn Dobernecker
ANIMAL CARE SUPERVISOR
(515) 473-9123
 

Volunteers, Shelter Tours
Michaela Devaney
VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR
(515) 473-9110
 

Special Events
Jessi Decker
EVENTS COORDINATOR
(515) 473-9126
 

Youth Programs, Tours
Cicely Gordon
HUMANE EDUCATION COORDINATOR
(515) 473-9128
 

Development, Fundraising, Media Relations
Stephanie Filer
MANAGER OF SPECIAL GIFTS & PARTNERSHIPS
(515) 473-9116
 

Marketing, Facility Rentals
Lindsey Rupp
MARKETING COORDINATOR
(515) 473-9113
 

Donation Inquiries, Database Information
Candy Bell
DATABASE COORDINATOR
(515) 473-9107
 

Grants, Planned Giving
Lora Rogers
GRANTS & LEGACY GIFTS COORDINATOR
(515) 473-9119
 

Business & Finances
Gloria Shipman
ACCOUNTANT
(515) 473-9118
 

Second Chance Ranch Program
Judy Hand
SECOND CHANCE RANCH COORDINATOR
(515) 473-9112
 

Second Chance Ranch Program
Carrie Spain
SECOND CHANCE RANCH ASSOCIATE
(515) 473-9112
 

Foster Care Program
Cindy Gerke
FOSTER COORDINATOR
(515) 473-9108
 

Pets for Life Program
Goizane Mullin
COMMUNITY OUTREACH COORDINATOR
(515) 473-9111