Executive Director


Lizz Thompson
Lizz has joined Animal Outreach after spending more than 20 years in animal welfare. She is a Registered Vet Tech, received her BA from Sacramento State In Organizational Communication, earned a certificate in Animal Shelter Management from the University of the Pacific and is currently fulfilling the requirements for a master’s degree and graduate certificate in Shelter Medicine and Animal Shelter Leadership. Lizz is also a current member of The Association for Animal Welfare Advancement.

Board Members


Scott Clough
Board President Elect

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Reyna Schlichter-Leung
Board Vice President Elect

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Board Secretary

Joined the Board in 2020. Previously worked in various industries including manufacturing, retail and transportation. Skill sets include human resources, accounting, purchasing and supervision of staff.


Board member

Joined the Board in 2019. Currently retired, employed over 20 years in the tech industry, 3 years of volunteer service with Animal Outreach with facility issues, volunteer and board recruitment.