Amber Wiesender poses with two dogs

Amber W.

Foster Manager

Amber is a certified vet tech and joined the team in the spring of 2021 as one of the foster managers for the rescue. As a foster manager she provides support and guidance to fosters throughout their fostering journey and ensures the success, safety and care of animals within the organization. Prior to joining Ruff Start she was a lead technician at a local humane society with 10+ years of shelter experience.

Amber and her high school sweetheart husband Dan have 2 kids: Everly and Carter, along with 2 dogs and a cat which keep her very busy. Their favorite activities¬†are swimming, biking, being outside and watching movies with popcorn! Shopping and fall time are also some of Amber’s favorites!
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