Staff and

Canine Assisted Therapy's staff and board members are passionate about our mission and dedicated to our cause. 


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Monica Wesolowski

Executive Director

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Courtney Trzcinski

Outreach & Development Director


Elise Samet

Program Manager

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Pilar Esteban

Volunteer Coordinator

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Lesly Mangano

Volunteer and Program Assistant

Board of Directors

Nancy Brown

Board Chair
President, Fritch Foundation

Philip Verde

Vice Chair
Wealth Advisor, Truist Bank

Tanya Bower

Director, Tripp Scott, P.A.

Marvin Klasfeld, CPA

Klasfeld & Company

Dr. Stephanie Jones, DVM

Veterinarian, Animal Hospital of Ft. Lauderdale

Paul O'Connell

Public Safety Advisor, City of Sunny Isles Beach

Jennifer Powers

Senior Director of Advancement, Nova Southeastern University

Liz  Middlebrook Whittome

Former Vice President, Digital Delivery at Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.

Jennifer Homan

Executive Director, Arts & Culture Center/Hollywood

Evgeny Munkov

Director of Investments, BBX Capital

Theresa Sebastian

Retail Bank Manager, Synovus Bank

Advisory Council

Sara Hamm

Chief Clinical & Public Health Officer
Life Space Communities

Jamie Diaz

Owner/Dog Trainer
Dynamite Dog Training

Suzanne Gasse

Former Board Member
Select Medical

Bruce Whitely

Former Board Chair

Ellen Springs

Firm Administrator
Tripp Scott

Joann Wobby

Marketing & Branding Specialist