Contact Us

Thank you for your interest in the Humane Society of Northeast Georgia. Below is a partial list of our staff. If you wish to send a personal message regarding one of the areas/services they cover, please click on the email link to send an email directly to their inbox.

To send a general message, please complete the form below and click “SUBMIT.” Someone will respond to your inquiry within two business days. You also can call the shelter at 770-532-6617. Hours of operation are Tues-Sat 10 am-5 pm and Sun 12-5 pm

Customer Care
General Questions or Concerns
p: 770-532-6617 f: 770-532-6619

Julie Edwards
Executive Director
(General Fundraising, Donor Relations, Major Gifts, Planned Giving), ext. 233

Samantha “Sam” Threadgill
Development Director
(Corporate Giving, Fundraising, Events), ext. 243

Bob Martin
Operations Director
(Day-to-Day Operations of Adoption Center, Business Office, Pet Store, Wellness Clinic), ext. 231

Misty Howard
Customer Care Manager
(Transport Coordination, General Spay/Neuter Questions or Concerns), ext. 235

Erica Sheppard
Animal Services Director
(Animal Intake, Court-Ordered Community Service), ext. 226 

Yesenia Cruz
Adoption Center Coordinator
(Adoptions, Meet and Greets), ext. 242

Kyra Phelps
Marketing Manager
(Marketing, Public Relations, Social Media, Online Campaigns), ext. 232

Olivia Paul
Volunteer & Education Coordinator 
(Volunteers, Education, Community Outreach), ext. 234