Founder / President
Jessica Davis is the founder and President of Boomer's Buddies. She has had an affinity and passion for animals since she was a small child. She has volunteered her time for many rescues and animal rights organizations all over the world and has been a local independent rescuer for 7+ years. Jessica rescued a dog named Boomer from the shelter he was in for four long years and was inspired by Boomer to start a rescue organization in his name. Jessica has a degree in Nutrition/Dietetics and a background in marketing and works full-time as a marketing specialist for Coldwell Banker Realty.
Officer / operations manager
Grace first discovered her passion for animals in high school when she began volunteering for a rescue organization. She went on to attend Pepperdine University where she graduated with a Bachelor's and Masters in Business Administration. Then to her surprise, her first job after college led her right back to her passion by working for a dog rescue in Los Angeles. Since then, Grace has continued to lend her hand in pulling and fostering for Boomer's Buddies. She also acts as our operations manager to run the rescue as smoothly and as efficiently as possible.
officer / Director of Marketing & Fundraising
Christina has had a passion for rescuing animals in need since she was a little girl in Russia, bringing in and caring for strays of every size, from a rather large senior St. Bernard to tiny kittens and their cat moms, often saving them at the last minute from bitter Siberian winters. Jessica and Christina met while working in events in Los Angeles 10+ years ago and have since shared their love of travel and giving back, volunteering with different causes in the U.S. and abroad - including animal welfare, human rights, environmental, and education. Christina has a background in marketing and business development, having worked with clients like Ferrari, Ben & Jerry’s, and Nintendo. She is an avid outdoors fanatic and hikes often with her rescue terrier mix Meeka.
Mark Thompson is an American newscaster and an Emmy Award winner for writing, hosting and producing. He is a passionate animal rights advocate who lends his time to Boomer's Buddies Rescue by obtaining potential sponsors and donors.
Officer / director of Communication & events
One of Tina’s fondest childhood memories is playing with animals at the local rescues in her hometown. She’s always had a love for displaced animals that are looking for someone to love and care for them. She rescued her first cats at the age of nine. Now she has two wonderful rescue pups, Betty and Hendrix. Tina has a Bachelor’s degree in psychology. She currently works for a marketing agency in operations and client services. Tina lends her time to Boomer's Buddies rescue by running the merch, email campaigns, and events.