Animal Advisory Board

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

Membership


Nine members appointed to serve one-year terms. 

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
Members
Position Term Expiring
Barbara Willy Chair September 30, 2024
Carolyn Bender Veterinarian September 30, 2024
Jenna Ross Animal Rescue Representative September 30, 2024
Ellen Tarver Animal Shelter Volunteer September 30, 2024
John Niemand  Member September 30, 2024
Robin Novak Member September 30, 2024
Shelley Pappas Member September 30, 2024
Susie Hyde Member September 30, 2024
Marion Nixon Member September 30, 2024
Cindy King Animal Shelter Employee N/A
Jennifer Brown Municipal Official N/A

Establishment

The Animal Advisory Board is created as required by state law with appointments being made pursuant to membership requirements and qualifications as provided by state law.

Purpose

The purpose of the board is to review and recommend procedures for the care and maintenance of animal shelter facilities and impounded animals to insure compliance with state law; and to periodically review the city animal control ordinances and make recommendations for revisions. State law requires that the board meet at least three (3) times a year.   

More Information

Learn more about the Animal Advisory Board, current activities, the animal shelter expansion project, and more by visiting: www.sugarlandtx.gov/AnimalAdvisoryBoard.