Board of directors

Christina Kilby - President

Christina has been passionate about animals since she was a child.  She's been involved in animal welfare for over 27 years, including serving as the Vice President of the Rescue and Humane Alliance of Los  Angeles. She shares her home with several furry and feathered "kids."

Renae Distasio - Secretary/Treasurer

Renae has been volunteering in animal rescue for the last 10 years. She is the proud parent of a rescued dog named Crash. 



Krista Schnabel, VMD - Veterinarian at VCA Arden Veterinary Animal Hospital
Scott Mann - Technology Consultant
Larry Bosma, DVM -Owner of North Valley Veterinary Clinic




Jessica Stansell-Aiyegbusi - Secretary

Jessica served on our Board for almost 2 years before she lost her battle with breast cancer. She was somewhat new to professional rescuing but had been doing animal rescue on her own for several years. We were thrilled to have her and her endless enthusiasm on our team! She was the mother to 5 children and a variety of furry creatures (not to mention all the neighborhood kids she took in!).

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Mailing Address:  2010 West Ave K #424

                             Lancaster, CA 93536

Please note, this is ONLY our mailing address. We are an all foster home organization and do not have a kennel. 

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Ruff Patches is a proud recipient of funding from Maddie's Fund®, helping to achieve a no-kill nation #ThanksToMaddie.