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, she 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