We’re proud to introduce the graduates, pictured from left: Anne Inkret and Guide Dog Haven, Jose Ruiz and Guide Dog Panama, Donna Ramos and Guide Dog Harlo, Jeannie Green and Guide Dog Juma, Sharlene Ornelas and Guide Dog Shia, Robert Sheff and Guide Dog Jefferson, Zachary Penor and Guide Dog Ripley, Dana Anderson and Guide Dog Holland, Daniel Matney and Guide Dog Merlin, and Jason Johnson and Guide Dog Kelso. Class 397 also includes in-home training graduates Jan Johnson and Guide Dog Nakai, instructed by Guide Dogs of America instructor Steve Burkman. Guide Dogs of America instructors for Class 397 pictured standing, from left: Jamie Hunt, Steve Burkman, and Linda Hawes.
Puppy Sponsors: The Kovaric Family
Puppy Raisers: Tom and Judy Kovaric
Puppy Raisers: Butch and Karen Reyburn
Puppy Raisers: The Hughes Family
Thank you to the volunteer puppy raisers and the generous sponsors who make these life-changing partnerships possible! We are also grateful to Class #397 donors Sepulveda Building Materials.