Animal Care Services Advisory Board

The Animal Care Services Advisory Board (ACS) consists of 14 members. 11 of the members are appointed by the Mayor and each City Councilmember for two-year terms. The Health Director, Animal Care Services Director and City Manager or designees serve as ex-officio non-voting members of the Board. The ACS shall include among its membership at least one (1) licensed veterinarian; one (1) City Official; one (1) animal shelter operator; and one (1) representative from an animal welfare organization. The ACS will visit the animal care services facility of the City at times selected by the ACS, and inspect all phases of the facility. Board members shall have access to all areas of the animal care services facility for observation purposes only. The ACS meets at least three (3) times per year. Meetings are held the third Wednesday of the month at the Animal Care Services Shelter which is located at 4710 State Highway 151. Meetings begin at 6:30 PM. For more information, please go to http://www.sanantonio.gov/animalcare/.

Liaison: Maria Kieke - (210) 207-3338

NameDistrictAppointed DateDate Expires
Mrs. CYNTHIA M. MARTINEZDistrict 101/12/201205/31/2013
Dr. SHANNON R. ESPYDistrict 205/04/200605/31/2011
Mr. WILLIAM JEFFREY WHITEDistrict 304/13/200605/31/2013
Mr. MICHAEL FRANCIS DOWDELLDistrict 410/18/201205/31/2013
Ms. KAREN L. SPEERDistrict 501/31/201305/31/2015
Mrs. VIRGINIA M. BROWNDistrict 611/21/201305/31/2015
VACANCYDistrict 7  05/31/2013
Ms. MONA R. THAXTONDistrict 809/03/200905/31/2015
Mrs. RITA C. BRAEUTIGAMDistrict 910/01/200905/31/2015
Ms. SALLIE F. SCOTTDistrict 1004/17/200805/31/2015
Mr. RODERICK J. SANCHEZMayoral02/21/201305/31/2013

Total Members for Animal Care Services Advisory Board: 11 City of San Antonio - Agenda Details Printable Version