Board Members


Lori Craig – Presidentloriaward

Recipient of Barkliegh Honors All Time Favorite Creative Cover 2011 and nominee for Creative Stylist of the Year 2011, Creative Stylist of the Year 2012, and Congeniality 2012. Lori is a champion creative stylist and her work has been seen on multiple Groomer to Groomer covers as well as many other media sources like: Good Morning America, The Today Show, Fox and Friends and many more.

angelaawardAngela Kumpe – Vice President

Most decorated creative stylist in the grooming industry earning over 60 creative styling awards in the past 10 years. Barkleigh Honors Creative Stylist of the Year 2011 and nominee for Barkleigh Honors creative stylist of the year 2012 and speaker of the year 2012. Angela is also the first creative stylist to be honored as a nominee for competitive stylist of the year by the Cardinal Crystal Achievement Awards. Her work has been seen on multiple Groomer to Groomer covers and numerous media outlets like: The New York Times, Animal Planet, TLC, Good Morning America and many more.

adrianeAdriane Pope – Treasurer

Owner of Rivertown Bed and Biscut and Adrians Groom and Go in South Carolina. She is also a Cardinal Crystal Achievement Award nominee for mobile groomer of the year 2012.

img1421Cindy Oliver – Secretary

Award winning breed profile and creative stylist. Nominee for Barkleigh honors Creative Stylist of the Year 2012.

img1423Lynn Beach, DVM

Louisiana Tech University – Class of 1992 · Animal Science · Ruston, LouisianaLSU – Class of 1997 · Doctor of Veterinary Medicine · Baton Rouge, Louisiana

img1424Sandra Hartness

Multi-award winning creative stylist. Her work has been featured on numerous Groomer to Groomer covers and in People Magazine. Sandy’s work is the most circulated in the media.

img1420Lindsey Dicken

A National Certified Master Groomer and Groom Team USA member. She has been grooming for 8 years, and has been grooming competitively for 6. Prior to becoming a pet stylist, Lindsey was active in preparing and exhibiting saddle and draft horses.

img1428Kathleen Sepulveda

In her over 40 years of grooming experience Kathleen Sepulveda retired undefeated as a Creative Groomer with her final win on Animal Planets “Groomer Has It” TV show. Through her relationship with Animal Planet Kathleen has brought Creative grooming to the public on hit shows “Dr’s Fosters and Smith “Faithful Friends”, Dogs 101 “Extreme Grooming” and the “Japanese Chin” breed segment as well as on “Extreme Pets” where she was a guest judge at the Pasadena Groom Expo for Creative. A past Vice President and Board member of the Japanese Chin Club of America Kathleen brings administrative skills

img1422Nicole Kallish img1427Meggan Murphey
Anthony Saragih img1429Deborah Walker
img1426Su Eld Weaver