Recent Graduates

Classes 16-06, 16-07, 16-08, 16-09 and 16-10

Published in: Update - Issue 2 - 2016 »   

NOTE: GDMI stands for Guide Dog Mobility Instructor

Class 16-06

GDMI Linda Fisher; Apprentice GDMI Sarah Duyck; Craig Rosium and Bear, black lab (puppy raisers: Dave and Lori Johnson); Paul Simonson and Levi, yellow lab (puppy raiser: Sherrill Platt); Nancy Lepkowski and Cleo, black lab (puppy raiser: Philip Statham); Gordan Besaw and Eli, black lab (puppy raisers: Merlin and Mary Wright)

GDMI Christie Bane; GDMI Alyssa Ozrovitz; Ana Sanz Barranco and Faith, black lab (puppy raiser: Gary Kirchner); Zoe Laso Castro and Gabby, yellow lab (puppy raiser: John Cowles); Francisco Valero Agullo and Rex, black lab (puppy raiser: Brian Hyde); Jose Martinez Sanchez and Rocket, yellow lab (puppy raisers: Thomas and Margo Snively); Placido Tova Campos and Walter, black lab (puppy raiser: Dennis Butrick)

Class 16-07

GDMI Denise Atler; Anthony Ray and Hershey, black lab (puppy raiser: Debra Delie); Josephine Grove and Lacy, yellow lab (puppy raiser: Janice Van Wulfen)

GDMI Randy Horn; Sandra Penn and Cami, yellow lab (puppy raiser: Samantha Engelhardt); Garrald Paschall and Diesel, lab/golden (puppy raiser: Chippewa Correctional Facility); Catherine McMahon and Ashley, black lab (puppy raisers: Danna and Denise Dykema)

GDMI Carrie Pryce; Shirley Angulo Esquivel and Eclipse, black lab (puppy raisers: William and Carol McDonald); Bernal Gamboa Mora and Baker, lab/golden (puppy raisers: Linda and Charlie Britton); Fiorella Cespedes Marchena and Echo, black lab (puppy raiser: Candice Harkrader)

Home delivery: Gary Schriver and Honor, yellow lab, (puppy raiser: Mathew Gibson)

Class 16-08

GDMI Debbie Komondy; Randy Zaraz and Ivan, German shepherd (puppy raiser: Baraga Correctional Facility); Bethany Bidwell and Teddie (Lettie) yellow lab, (puppy raiser: Valerie Benson); Dana Cretsinger and Sandy, yellow lab (puppy raisers: Marcia & Craig Bedard); Megan McHugh and Kajun, yellow lab (puppy raiser: Sanger B. Bower Correctional Center)

GDMI Paul Meister; Jordi Fabregat Tena and Toma, yellow lab (puppy raiser: Darwin Cobeen); Olga Martinz Prats and Atlas, yellow lab (puppy raisers: Amy & Andy Schupska); Maria Garcia Sanchez and Charley, black lab (puppy raiser: Penny Joyner); Maria Suarez Trujillo and Shadow, black lab (puppy raiser: Jeanne Holmes); Marta Ramila Herrero and Harbor, lab/golden (puppy raisers: Steve & Mary Landry); Beatriz Ortega Rosales and Salute, black lab (puppy raiser: Kimberly Prudhomme)

GDMI Sue Hackman; Joseph Michell and Ranjer, black lab (puppy raiser: Dustin McCully); George Penrod and Sadie, golden (puppy raiser: Kim Franklin); Kevin Perrine and Jerri, black lab (puppy raiser: Nicolas Pierce)

Home delivery: Peter Crumley and Zeus, lab/golden (puppy raiser: Marnie Kramer)

Class 16-09

GDMI Kevin Ihrke; Irene Sampredro Cuesta and Ginger, yellow lab (puppy raiser: Jill Gehrke); Maria Paula Gallego and Cody, black lab (puppy raiser: Lino Lakes Correctional Facility); Josue Gonzalez Lopez and Mingus, golden (puppy raiser: Sarah Bixby); Pablo Company Carretero and Clancy, yellow lab (puppy raiser: Debra Kaminski)

GDMI Katie Wattles; Rebecca Hesselmeyer and Connor, golden (puppy raisers: Trudy & Joseph Nowak); Patricia Ellis and Quincy, golden (puppy raiser: Sheryl Forbes); Dale Paul and Summit, golden (puppy raisers: Mary & Allen Burd)

Apprentice GDMI Ashley Ayers; Donald Meyer and Oci, yellow lab (puppy raiser: Barbara Fry); Glenn Baker and Chaos (Caleb), golden (puppy raiser: Cynthia Beard); Wayne Helms and Patton, black lab (puppy raiser: Michael Hart)

Home deliveries: Jacquelyn Stahlman and Lacey, black lab (puppy raiser: Carol Smith); Danny Osborne and Harper, black lab (puppy raiser: Ronda Stewart); Patrick Engasser and Elvis, yellow lab (puppy raiser: Rachael Hone); Krista Brodal and Kaiser, golden (puppy raiser: Breanne Thomas)

Class 16-10

Deaf/Blind GDMI Jennifer Sanderson; Deaf/Blind Apprentice GDMI Sarah Duyck; Ryan Weber and Pete, yellow lab (puppy raiser: Dale Davis); Steve Silberberg and Harley, lab/golden (puppy raiser: Chippewa Correction Facility); Claude Salinas and Torii, black lab, (puppy raiser: Kali Wissner); Jackie Hollenbeck and Willow, golden/lab (puppy raiser: Sherry Perkowitz)