Ever wondered who are the faces behind the scenes?? Meet the TTSPCA Tobago team!
Dr Malouah Nicole Straker – Senior Veterinarian
A former graduate and employee of The UWI, School of Veterinary Medicine (SVM), she went on to complete a MSc in Clinical Animal Behaviour at the University of Lincoln, England. She came to Tobago in 2015 to work at the TTSPCA Clinic as the first full-time Veterinarian, becoming the Chairman of the organisation in 2017. Her passion is Surgery and she hopes to further her education and skill in that field. She is also instrumental in managing the Facebook page and it’s content for the organisation.
Dr Kalidia Millette – Shelter Veterinarian
A graduate of The UWI, SVM, she joined the TTSPCA Clinic in 2017. She also has a BSc with major in Biology and a minor in Environmental Biology from The UWI. She always tries to be active in effecting change serving as President of the student body in The UWI in 2016 and now serving on several sub-committees for the TTVA. She is also instrumental in managing the Instagram page and writing regular newspaper articles for the TTSPCA.
Danielle Ryan – Shelter Administrator
A graduate of the Thames Valley University, England, with BSc (Hons) in Psychology. She has been with the TTSPCA Tobago since February 2018. Though most of her background has been with disabled children she thoroughly enjoys the challenges that working with animals brings. Her years of experience and assertive attitude has brought much needed improvement to management of the shelter.
Denise Solomon - Senior Animal Care Attendant
She has been at the TTSPCA Tobago for 25 years and has recently received outstanding employee recognition. She has always been a hardworking and diligent employee, dedicating her days to ensuring the well-being of the animals at the organisation.
Jaquie James - Animal Care Attendant and Driver
A recent graduate of the UTT, ECIAF with a diploma in Animal Health, Production and Veterinary Public Health. She joined TTSPCA Tobago in 2018 with a vast knowledge pertaining to animal husbandry and is currently pursuing her BSc in Occupational Safety, Health and the Environment at the Cipriani Labour College, Tobago Campus.
Dylon George - Animal Care Attendant and Driver
He has certification in Agriculture and Animal Husbandry from the YAPA Training Programme. He joined the TTSPCA in October 2017 as Animal Care Attendant and Driver. Additionally he is our shelter maintenance man fixing all things broken. In his leisure time he does his own private farming of small ruminants and is licensed for the growing of long term crop yields.
Richel Douglas - OJT Veterinary Assistant
A graduate of the University of the Southern Caribbean with a BSc in Biology. Through the TTSPCA she has gained experience in customer service, medical and surgical care of animals. She is an ambitious young professional and uses her free time to volunteer at various organizations.
Visit us at TTSPCA Tobago, Friendsfield Road, Bacolet or to contact us call 639-2567/309-0219. Like us on Facebook and Instagram @TobagoSPCA.