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 Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sun 1-5 p.m.

Customer Care
General Questions or Concerns

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

Samantha “Sam” Threadgill
Director of Development & Communications 
(Corporate Giving, Public Relations, Fundraising, Events)
(Volunteers, Education, Community Outreach)  

Lizzy Higgins
Marketing Communications Manager
(Social Media, Online Campaigns, Promotions)   

Misty Howard
Spay/Neuter Center Director
(Transport Coordination, General Spay/Neuter Questions or Concerns)

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

Erica Sheppard
Animal Care Manager
(Animal Intake, Owner-Requested Euthanasia, Court-Ordered Community Service) 

General Contact

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