DogE911 is comprised of professionals that share a common love of animals. We would like to introduce each of them to you below.
Antoinette Carpenter, Marketing Director
Genéte M. Bowen,
Founder & Trainer
Antoinette comes to us with an extensive marketing & sales background. She has held key marketing positions for such firms as FedEx, MCI, & Charter Communications. Antoinette is an alumnus from the University of Tennessee with a degree in Journalism. She is also a retired Captain of the United States Air Force, & held the position of President of the Georgia ASCPA. Antoinette currently resides on a farm in North Carolina which she has turned into a senior animal sanctuary with her husband, 14 dogs, 3 horses, & a cat.
Linda comes to us with over 30 years of customer service expertise. She taught aerobics for 20 years, & has worked in the sales field for the last decade. Linda is a people person, & enjoys connecting with our animal loving public. She calls Santa Maria, CA home together with
her husband & pup Mazy.
Lavonne has been appointed our new Jr Vet Program Director. She began with DogE911 in October 2013 when she was 14 years-old. She is a high-energy young lady that loves animals & aspires to work in Animal Cruelty Law Enforcement. Lavonne is an avid reader, participates in theatre productions, is part of a reenactment group, & goes to Cuesta College. She also enjoys pet sitting, & is a volunteer at Woods Humane Society. Lavonne is looking forward to helping mentor other youth in the program. She currently lives in Central CA with her Mom, as well as her dog & cat.
Jeff comes to us with an extensive photographic history in the print
news industry. He has worked as a photo editor, dark room technician,
news sports reporter & photographer for numerous newspapers, & held the position of Chief Photographer for a small local daily. Jeff earned
an Associates Degree from Cuesta College. He also shoots landscape photos which are displayed at local shops & art shows. All DogE911 photos are courtesy of 'Photography by Jeff Bowen'. He resides in California with his wife, the Founder of DogE911, & shares their four Dachshunds. * Please see Photos page for more information!
Jr Vet Program Director
CHLOE, GRETTA, PENNY, & LIESEL,
* Penny & Gretta (Left to right on top photo)
* Liesel & Chloe (Left to right on
These are Genete & Jeff's fur kids, &
they have been assisting us for years. Chloe has helped train many across the United States & has been featured numerous
times in the news.
DogE911 is currently training Crystal Cabanas (former Jr Vet since 2013) & Sherri Pffisterer (RN, Nursing Instructor). Crystal will be our new Southeast Regional Director based in FL, & Sherri will be running our online training program & working with first responder college cirriculums. We are also looking for instructors / representatives in multiple states to become regional directors & help spread our program to more youth, pet owners, animal professionals, & first responders. These instructors will be trained under Genéte & will take our mission of assisting animals to the next level.