Staff

Leanna McGregor, Caregiver

Leanna was born and raised in Central Oregon, living most of her life in La Pine. Leanna attended Oregon State University where she spent 4 years earning a bachelor’s degree in animal science. During her time at Oregon State she […]

Nick Chapoy, Caregiver

Nick grew up in Chicago surrounded by animals, where he gained a deep passion for animal welfare issues at a young age.  He graduated from the University of Montana with a double major in Comparative Psychology and Anthropology. He spent […]

Hannah Hutton, Caregiver

Hannah grew up in Kansas where she loved spending time outdoors hiking the Kansas wilderness with her mom, sister, and two dogs. She has been passionate about dedicating her time to helping animals in need since a young age […]

Sheri Karcher, Administration / Caregiver Support

Sheri moved to Central Oregon in 2006 from California. Sheri attended University of Phoenix where she obtained an MBA to further her career in underwriting and actuarial services. Animals have always played a significant role in Sheri’s life from furry […]

Marla Meyer, Executive Director

Marla moved to Central Oregon in 1999 from Northern Idaho. After pursuing a career in Business and Marketing she later moved into Information Technology and Computer Services. Marla has been dedicated to the Chimps Inc. mission since 1995, when she began as a new volunteer. […]

Stephanie Humphrey, Bookkeeper

Stephanie is an integral part of our Chimps Inc. family. She has been a bookkeeper for 10 years and started her own bookkeeping business a few years ago. Stephanie moved to Bend in 2010 to enjoy all the outdoor activities […]