Gina Knepp

Gina Knepp

National Shelter Engagement Director-Michelson Found Animals Foundation

Gina Knepp recently retired as the manager for the Front Street Animal Shelter – City of Sacramento. She currently has an exciting new role as the National Shelter Engagement Director for Michelson Found Animals Foundation. Eight years ago, Knepp was new to the animal industry. She transformed what was once the worst-performing shelter in town to one of incredible lifesaving. Through the development of creative and zany programs, Front Street was rebranded and flourished under her leadership.

Helping Lost Pets Find Their People

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Getting pets back home where they belong is perhaps the most important yet overlooked aspect of animal sheltering. The intense focus on adoption often overshadows the criticality and benefits of reunification. Attendees will learn about calculating return to owner data and monitoring program success while also exploring a host of unique, affordable, and effective ways […]

Shelter Operations