The Michigan Humane Society on August 13, 2014 named Matt Pepper, 38, to succeed Cal Morgan as president and chief executive officer. A Michigan native who earned a B.A. in wildlife biology at Grand State University, Pepper had been director of Bernalillo County Animal Care Services in Albuquerque, New Mexico, since 2011. Click here for the rest of the story.
According to Terry MacKillop, President of MAACO...
“Matt has a history with MAACO as an active member who was instrumental in setting up the first accredited training course with Grand Valley. He was a lead Animal Control Officer for Kent County. Matt left the state some years back to further his career in this industry with stops in Louisiana , Tennessee , and New Mexico as management. Matt is a board member of NACA and has a true passion to see the growth of the Animal Control field continue as it evolves in the years to come.
Matt has a diversified background and will only better serve the state of Michigan and MHS as CEO and a new leader in this industry.”