Animal Services Advisory Committee


  • 6:00 PM
  • Quarterly on the 1st Wednesday for the following months: February, May, August, and November
  • Schertz Animal Services, 800 Community Circle

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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Megan Lagunas, Animal Shelter Manager
Jim Lowery, Police Chief
Allison Heyward, City Council Liaison
Paul Macaluso, City Council Alternate
Brooke Knowlton, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
Lisa Connolly, Schertz Humane Society
Michele Helgren, Under Savannah’s Wings

Members shall include at least one licensed veterinarian, one City official, one person involved in daily operation of the Animal Services facility, and one representative from an animal welfare organization. Membership consists of 6 members. Members serve two years.


To encourage responsible pet ownership by providing an animal registration program, field enforcement services, educational services, and life safety services. The humane care and successful adoption and placement of stray and unwanted animals and the eradication of rabies from the community’s animal population.