Cat Programs Coordinator
Stephanie Stryker graduated from South Dakota State University in 2010 with a degree in biology. She then worked as a pet care associate at PetSmart while pursuing opportunities to get into the zookeeping field. She moved to Phoenix to increase those opportunities, and in March 2012 joined the animal welfare field as an animal care specialist working with cats at HALO Animal Rescue. In 2014, she began work as a cat caregiver for cats with FeLV at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary in Kanab, Utah. Six months later, she returned to Arizona in order to work for Best Friends as a community cat program assistant and then as coordinator. In December 2017, she was hired as the cat programs coordinator at Pima Animal Care Center, overseeing the community cat program and internal cat care teams.