National Animal Cruelty Investigations School

Faculty

  • John W. Worden, Director
    Law Enforcement Training Institute
    University of Missouri Extension
    Columbia, Missouri
  • Dr. Annette Bredthauer, DVM
    Dog and Cat Inspection Program
    Animal and Plant Health Protection
    Nebraska Department of Agriculture
  • Dr. Jennifer Cochran, DVM
    Dekalb County Animal Services and Enforcement
    Decatur, Georgia
  • Chief John DeGonia
    Sedalia Police Department
    Sedalia, Missouri
  • Christy Fischer, Assistant Director
    Animal Management and Welfare
    Amarillo, Texas
  • Leigh Ann Garrard, Director of Animal Control
    Chatham County, North Carolina
  • K.D. Hearst, Investigator
    Animal Cruelty Task Force
    DeKalb County Animal Services and Enforcement
    Decatur, Georgia
  • Lieutenant Deric Heislen
    Jefferson City Police Department
    Jefferson City, Missouri
  • Sergeant Michael P. Hestir
    Columbia Police Department
    Columbia, Missouri
  • Sergeant Ronald Killingsworth
    Greene County Sheriff's Office
    Springfield, Missouri
  • Mark Kumpf, Director
    Montgomery County Animal Resource Center
    Dayton, Ohio
  • Officer Amanda Schlichting
    Chandler Police Department
    Chandler, Arizona
  • Captain Doug Shoemaker
    Jefferson City Police Department
    Jefferson City, Missouri
  • Norma J. Worley, Former Director (retired)
    Animal Welfare Program
    Maine Department of Agriculture