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IAABC Staff

The IAABC staff provides the organization and our IAABC members with support and assistance.

  • Marjie Alonso, CDBC, CPDT-KA, KPA CTP

    Executive Director

    She was a professional dog trainer and behavior consultant and owner of City Dog Training in Somerville, MA. FULL BIO

  • Sarah Filipiak CDBC, BSJ

    Chief Operating Officer

    Sarah Filipiak is a Certified Dog Behavior Consultant (CDBC) through IAABC. FULL BIO

  • Jesse Miller, Ph.D SBA

    Managing Editor, IAABC Journal,
    Executive Assistant

    Jesse Miller, Ph.D SBA is the managing editor of the IAABC journal, lead author of the monthly newsletter, and Executive Assistant. FULL BIO

  • Melinda Lee

    Communications Director
    Membership Services

    Melinda has worked with various state and local agencies implementing Information Systems for over 15 years and recently pursued an education in dog training and behavior. FULL BIO

  • Rochelle Burtt, CBCC-KA

    Education Technology Director

    Dae is the owner and trainer of Dog-Abilities, a professional dog training business, servicing the Northern KY and Cincinnati areas since 2011. FULL BIO

  • Dae Grodin

    Social Media Director

    Dae is the owner and trainer of Dog-Abilities, a professional dog training business, servicing the Northern KY and Cincinnati areas since 2011. FULL BIO

  • Adrienne Hovey

    Editor, IAABC Journal

    Adrienne Hovey is the owner of Fresh Start Writing... FULL BIO

  • Chris Lee

    Director, Digital Communications and Web Development

    Chris has been a professional web developer for over 19 years. FULL BIO

  • Adria Karlsson, MAT, EdS

    Content Editor, IAABC Journal

    Adria Karlsson, MAT, EdS, is an Applied Behavior Analyst and Certified Dog and Cat Behavior Consultant working out of Cambridge, MA. FULL BIO

  • Angela Wentz

    Bookkeeper, IAABC

    I have been with IAABC since 2008 managing their QuickBooks. FULL BIO