Rebecca Mayberry

Executive Director


Rebecca Mayberry brings more than 25 years of experience in leadership, fundraising, and marketing to San Antonio Pets Alive! Prior to SAPA!, Rebecca served as the National Manager of Development at the Petco Foundation, where she worked to secure gifts from both corporations and individuals and oversaw several highly successful national projects. In addition, she worked at Best Friends Animal Society where she managed a team of seven and focused on creating strategies to secure individual gifts, developing stewardship plans and managing donor events. Rebecca lives in the San Antonio area with her husband and six rescued dogs and cats.


Olivia Schneider, MBA

Director of Marketing and Development


Olivia Schneider is passionate about making a positive impact in her hometown city of San Antonio. A lover of dogs and cats, Olivia is thankful for the opportunity to use the power of words to educate San Antonio about the animal welfare crisis in San Antonio, her MBA to support San Antonio Pets Alive!'s life-saving mission, and her passion to incite community engagement at promotional events. Outside of the office, you can find Olivia reading a good novel with her rescue cat, Dexter, working out with Camp Gladiator, playing piano in her church band, or exploring San Antonio with her husband, Aaron, and their SAPA! pup, Odin and Watson.


Katherine Powell

Director of Community Engagement

Katherine brings eleven years of experience in both the animal welfare and health and human services non-profit fields. She has worked at the local, national and international level. In her role as the Director of Community Engagement at SAPA! Katherine’s focus is creating innovative, groundbreaking and results-driven community programs with a focus on animal life saving in the city of San Antonio. She shares a home with her partner and together they have five rescued animals who make sure they never get too bored in their time off.

Program Managers

connie with dog

Connie Ojeda

Clinic Manager
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Shelly Cady

Foster Program Manager

Amber Erickson

Manager at Building One at ACS

Vanessa Guiterrez

Assistant Manager at Building One at ACS