Animal Services Advisory Committee


It is the mission of this committee to advise the Animal Services department regarding policy matters pertaining to animal bite prevention, zoonotic disease transmission, animal care and welfare, animal rescue, standards for animal shelters, training of personnel, and any other issues that may be required by state law.


  • Generally meets bimonthly, Tuesday at 6 p.m.
  • Irving Animal Care Campus
    4140 Valley View Lane
    Irving, TX 75038


Committee Members, 2018-19

The board consists of one licensed veterinarian, one county or city official, one person whose duties include the daily operation of an animal shelter, one representative from an animal welfare organization and three residents.

PlaceMemberTerm Ends
Place 1Amanda RaineyNov. 2019
Place 3Jorge A Chac IINov. 2019
Place 5Lukas KratochvilNov. 2019
Place 7Linda PalmaNov. 2019
Place 2Kristina ValentineNov. 2020
Place 4Dr. Monica Diaz-MelendezNov. 2020
Place 6Kelly SmircicNov. 2020