Board of Directors

Erin Briggs


Managing Director, Goldman Sachs

Lori S. Gevalt

In Memoriam

Jim Hodges


Max Jaffe

Managing Director, Blackstone

Eric R. Johnson

Partner, Stout Thomas & Johnson

Dr. Peter Kross

Medical Director, Rivergate Veterinary Clinic

Joan LaCaille

In Memoriam

Alan Lawrence


Partner, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

Kathleen R. Mara

Amy R. Pasquariello


Gloria Gilbert Stoga

President/Founder, Puppies Behind Bars

Gordon VeneKlasen

Make a Donation

Puppies Behind Bars is a non-profit organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, tax I.D. #13-3969389, and donations are tax-exempt to the extent allowed by law.

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Team Training for Veterans, First Responders, Police & Fire Departments & University Campus Police

Puppies Behind Bars has openings in our upcoming 2024 classes, held in upstate NY. All expenses paid.

  • May 20th – June 3rd
  • July 15th – July 29th

What better time to serve yourself, your department or your community, than now? Click below to apply: