Meet the Department

Department Key Contacts

General Manager

Staycee Dains
(213) 482-9558

Assistant General Manager, Administration

Curtis Watts
(213) 482-9558

Assistant General Manager, Lifesaving

Annette Ramirez
(213) 482-9558

Director of Field Operations, Community Outreach

Jennifer Curiel
(213) 482-9558

Director of Field Operations, Citywide Cat Program

Danny Pantoja
(213) 482-9571

District of Field Operations, Administrative

Mark Salazar
(213) 482-7455

Public Information Director

Agnes Sibal-von Debschitz
(213) 482-9512

New Hope Program Manager

Laura Dunlap
(213) 482-9558

Public Relations Specialist

Justin Khosrowabadi
(213) 482-9551

Volunteer with LA Animal Services

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer for LA Animal Services, please call (213) 712-4096 or send an email to:

Public Relations Specialist Assistant

Kathryn Tant-Roberto
(213) 482-9558

Life-Saving Liaison Shelter Contacts

Animal Care Technician Supervisor: Life-saving
Veronica Perry
(213) 435-9152

Chesterfield Square/South LA
Catherine Lee (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday)

Jasmine Poblano (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)

East Valley
Goldie Garcia (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)

Luz Ruiz (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday)

Delicia Hernandez (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)

North Central
Jaclyn Kirkman (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)

Aimee Rousey (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)

West LA
Haydee Mancera (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)

West Valley
Oliver Gillon (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)

Thank you to our lifesaving partners who help us care for #LACityPets