Meet The Team

Amazing volunteers who meet and work year-round will the sole purpose to raise fun —  and funds — to help animals in need…

michelle mullen walking dog rescues

I Support B4AR...

“Because I think about the less fortunate animals out there everyday and cannot do enough to help them and be a voice for them.``

Michelle Mullen

Owner: Your Bowling Coach and Aleta Sills Bowling World, Author

  • Event Founder/ “CEO”
  • Event Development
  • Volunteer Meeting Host
  • Volunteer Organizer
  • Sponsor Relations
  • Participant Relations
  • Fundraiser
  • B4AR Event Host
  • Rescues: LOVE all my rescues!
lindsay warren consulting

I Support B4AR...

``I started as someone who simply attended the event to represent MAAN. I immediately LOVED the event and am so proud to help year-round to introduce this event to more people - and raise more money - every year.``

Lindsay Warren

Lindsay Warren Consulting

  • Event Partner
  • Event Development
  • Media & Public Relations
  • Press Releases
  • Social Media Manager
  • Special Events Coordinator
  • Community Calendar Listings
  • Fundraiser
  • Rescues: Pebbles, Chloe & Daisy
carol boudrie faurecia

I Support B4AR...

``I love animals! Especially those who don’t have an opportunity to live a normal, healthy, loving life. With our help, along with organizations that our event benefits, we can all provide for a better way of life for these less unfortunate animals. The love and joy that we get from our fur babies is unconditional and truly rewarding!``

Carol Boudrie

Engineering Change Coordinator: Faurecia Interior Systems

  • Event Development
  • Sponsor & Donation Tracking
  • Material Development
  • “Appreciation” Letters
  • Auction Item Acquisition
  • Auction Item Set Up
  • B4AR Event Guide
  • Fundraiser
  • B4AR Event Proceeds Captain
  • Rescues: Max & Ramona
Barb Mattison FFDAS Friends For the Dearborn Animal Shelter

I Support B4AR...

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Barb Mattison

Mechanical Engineer: Ford

  • Event Development
  • Event Consultant & Support
  • Website Developer
  • Proceeds Tracker
  • B4AR Lane Assignments
  • B4AR Event: Check-In Captain
  • Donator
  • Rescues: Jack & Kittie Gang
aleta ryzpecki sill

I Support B4AR

``Animals don't have a voice, so we are their voice.``

Aleta Sill

Owner: Your Bowling Coach and Aleta Sills Bowling World

  • Volunteer Meeting Host
  • Fundraiser
  • B4AR Event Host
  • Loves all her rescues!
Kent Shafer

I Support B4AR...

``I volunteer for Bowl-4-Animal Rescue because the event directly benefits animals by raising funds for organizations that provide them with essentials of life when they have nowhere else to turn.``

Kent Shafer

Of Counsel to Miller, Canfield, Paddock and Stone, P.L.C.

  • Legal Services through Firm
  • Event Development
  • Event Photography
  • B4AR Event Registration
  • B4AR Team Bowler
  • In-Kind Donator (with Yvonne Shafer)
  • Two retired racing greyhounds: Shayna and Mr. Blue

I Support B4AR...

``Because of my love and compassion for animals. I want to help them have a better life that they deserve and I enjoy being a part of a group of like-minded people that love to help animals``

Jeri Lantzy

Ford Motor Company: Assembly Technician

  • Event Sponsorships
  • Event Development
  • B4AR Logo Gear
  • B4AR Event Volunteer
  • Fundraiser
  • Rescues: Dee (R.I.P. Humphrey)
Denise Linton Faro Screen Process

I Support B4AR

``So that two GREAT organizations can continue to help animals in need, and be the voice of those who can't speak for themselves.``

Denise Linton

Art & Graphics Dept. Foreman & Finishing Specialist: Faro Screen Process

  • Event Development
  • Lane Sponsorships
  • Event Banners and Signage
  • Merchandise Development
  • B4AR Event Volunteer Director
  • Fundraiser
  • Rescues: Flash (R.I.P. Gordy)
Kathy Pacteles AT&T Maintenance Administrator

I Support B4AR...

``I volunteer because it just feels right to advocate for a cause I wholeheartedly believe in. The animals deserve a healthy, happy and free life. And I want to support my dear friends in their passion to help as many Animals as they possibly can.``

Kathy Pacteles

Maintenance Administrator at AT&T

  • Lane Sponsorships
  • Event Development
  • B4AR Paw Print Campaign
  • B4AR Event Auction
  • Fundraiser
  • In-Kind Donator
  • Rescue: Jake (he rescued me!)

I Support B4AR...

``Because 100% goes back to the animals & they need our support.``

Dee Pacteles

Retired

  • Event Set Up
  • B4AR Event 50/50 Captain
  • Fundraiser
  • Rescues: Jody, Mindy & Mandy (crossed over Rainbow Bridge)
Marie Skladd MAAN/ACN

I Support B4AR...

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Marie Skladd

Director of Community Outreach:  Michigan Humane Society

  • President of MAAN/ACN (20+years)
  • Animal Care Network (ACN) Volunteer
  • Event Development & Support
  • Auction Item Acquisition
  • B4AR event: MAAN/ACN Rep
  • Rescues: Georgia & Roxie (R.I.P. Wishey)
Kelle S Sisung Friends For Dearborn Animal Shelter

I Support B4AR...

``Because animals provide unconditional love and change the world four paws at a time. It's up to us to speak for them and give them the best world we can.``

Kelle S. Sisung

Previous Development Director at Dearborn Animal Shelter

  • Event Development
  • Event Guidance
  • Event Support & Direction
  • Fundraiser
  • B4AR event: Ambassador & 50/50
  • Rescues: Katie, Badger, Molly Matilda, Gwen, Sunny (In memory: Betsy and Harry)
jim boudrie b4ar volunteer

I Support B4AR...

``You look at the faces of the dogs at home and try to imagine them on the street or in an abusive environment. It becomes a no brainer to help try to save any animal from a bad situation. These animals just want a family and a home. ``

Jim Boudrie

IT Desktop Support: PKC Group

  • Event Development
  • B4AR Set Up & Security
  • Utility: Whatever is needed!
  • Fundraiser
  • 2 rescues: Max & Ramona
Jeanne Gebbia

I Support B4AR...

``I volunteer to help animals in need because they cannot help themselves.``

Jeanne Gebbia

Maintenance Administrator at AT&T

  • Event Planner & Set Up
  • Fundraiser
  • B4AR event: Auction Captain
  • Rescues: Jake
Dawn Williamson

I Support B4AR...

``Red Robin has been with B4AR since inception and is proud to support such a great cause and event!``

Dawn Williamson

Restaurant Manager:  Red Robin

  • Event Food Coordination
  • B4AR Food Set Up
  • B4AR Food Service
  • Rescues: Ziva & Sydney
Ashley Patrick

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Ashley Patrick

  • Event Organization
  • Fundraiser
  • B4AR Silent Auction
  • Rescues:

I Support B4AR...

``Animals of all breeds, types, kinds have always been a passion for me. Their short lives and sometimes long unbelievable histories has always remained heavy in my heart and soul. It fulfills my desire to reach out and help.``

Linda “Doc” Kinczkowski

Professor at EMU

  • Event Development
  • B4AR Utility:  Whatever is needed!
  • B4AR Paw Print Campaign Signage
  • Media Bags
  • Fundraiser
  • Rescues: Poochie and Dolce

I Support B4AR...

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