Animal Advisory Committee


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Advises the City Manager on issues pertaining to animals within the City. Members are appointed to a multiyear term. City Council Confirmation is not required. Statute Reference: M.G.L. Ch 140 Section 147A; City Code Sec. 104-1.

Animal Advisory Committee

Title Member Name Term Exp. Date
City Councilor Rodney Elliott 11/14/2020
Police Officer Lt. Stephen Gendreau 11/14/2020
Animal Control Officer Officer Christopher Husgen 11/14/2020
MSPCA Member Michael Keiley 11/7/2020
Kennel Club Member Chrystal Arnott 11/14/2020
Resident Dog Owner Lisa Patenaude 2/6/2021
Resident Non-dog Owner Brian Dorrington 11/21/2020