About Our Pack

Janis Zibrowski (Director / Treasurer)

Hi,  my name is Janis and I have the honor of being Treasurer for Ned’s Wish. I have a background in bookkeeping and office management.  I was fortunate to grow up in a family of animal lovers going back many generations, especially dogs, horses and the odd cat. Lol.  When

Queenie Fung (Director / IT & Web Design)

Queenie Fung is not only the mom of this beautiful girl, Seles, but also a multitalented web designer and  programmer.

Kathryn Welsman (Director / Veterinarian)

Hello, I’m Dr. Kathryn Welsman!  I’m a veterinarian with a passion for working dogs, which is why I volunteer for Ned’s Wish. I graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College in 2007 and worked briefly in Ottawa before joining my husband on his first RCMP posting to Surrey BC. I worked

Jessica Mills (Strategic Communications Coordinator)

Jessica is a lover of words, dogs and all things comms. She is social media savvy with a knick for event planning. Jessica always looks at new and efficient ways to brand Ned’s Wish better! Although dogless, I want to support as many retired dogs as possible! 

Ryan McGee (Strategic Communications)

Ryan McGee is a regular contributor on Social Media, a member of our Communications Team, and an extremely polite human being.

Melissa Smits (Director / Fundraising)

PSD Brando and his magnificent mom, who is hiding  behind the camera, works tirelessly at the forefront of our Fundraising team!

Edith Chan (Director / Board Secretary)

My name is Edith and I am the Board Secretary for Ned’s Wish. I work at Edmonton Prosecutions where we deal with criminal files all day, every day. A lot of our cases involve the use of police service dogs and I am constantly amazed by how incredible they are

Cindy Talbot (Gratitude Coordinator)

I feel I have the best role within Ned’s Wish! Engaging with our supporters and conveying the message of gratitude, strongly resonates with me and everyone at Ned’s Wish! When I have some down time, you can find me connecting with nature in the great outdoors or snuggling up with

Tatiana Alexanian (Director / Vice President)

Hi I am Tatiana and I have a huge respect and appreciation for all working and retired K9 Heroes. I feel very grateful for an opportunity to support them back.  As an immigrant to Canada, I truly appreciate the opportunities I was given to better my own life and it

Stacey Talbot (Director / President)

Woof!!! My name is Stacey Talbot, and I am the President of Ned’s Wish.  Some may call me the Top Dog, not really, as it is totally a team effort here running Ned’s Wish!!! As you can see we have an outstanding group of passionate and dedicated volunteers looking after all our