Coastal Pet Rescue Leadership Team

Lisa Scarbrough Director/Founder

Lisa Scarbrough


As director of Coastal Pet Rescue, Lisa serves as Chief Executive of the Executive Board. She maintains daily operations per Department of Agriculture, Secretary of State, and IRS regulations. She also directs public relations and media strategies and coordinates with all board members for public relations initiatives.

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Rachel Levan


Rachel maintains the financial statements for CPR as well as assists with home visits around Savannah for adoptions.

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Melissa Kendrick

Feline Foster Cooridinator; Donor Relations Coordinator; Camp Pawsawhile Retreat Safety Director

Melissa serves several important roles within Coastal Pet Rescue. As feline foster coordinator, she is the official welcome wagon for new feline foster parents, helping to orient them to CPR, set up supplies, and teach them to do adoptions. As Donor Relations Coordinator, Melissa coordinates sending out thank yous to donors and returning phone calls regarding donations. Melissa also puts her talents with her day job to work as our Safety Director for Camp Pawsawhile Retreat, making sure our manuals and paperwork are kept current.

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Cheryl Garland

Intake Coordinator

As intake coordinator, Cheryl serves as our air traffic control for pets to come into our program. She works with foster pets to arrange placements before the pets are officially rescued, schedules vet appointments, and assists with adoptions.

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Jennifer Taylor

Camp Pawsawhile Retreat Kennel Manager

Jennifer is a CPR adopter turned hyper volunteer. Jennifer’s primary duty is to oversee the care of our canine residents at Camp Pawsawhile as well as their adoptions. Jen also serves as our liaison for working with Savannah Chatham County Animal Control Shelter.

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