Animal Shelter Advisory Committee


  • 7 p.m.
  • Third Monday of March, August and November
  • Allen Animal Shelter
    Conference Room
    770 S. Allen Heights
    Allen, Texas 75002


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Place Number
Committee Members
Term Expiration Date
Place No. 1
Dr. Alan Coffman
September 30, 2021
Place No. 2
Ray Yarbrough, Code Compliance Supervisor
September 30, 2022
Place No. 3
Deborah Michnick, Animal Control Supervisor, Chair
September 30, 2021
Place No. 4
Pamela Ackerman, Co-Chair
September 30, 2022
Place No. 5
Jon Toney September 30, 2021
  Lauren Doherty
City Council Liaison


The Animal Shelter Advisory Committee serves in an advisory capacity to assist the city’s animal control unit in compliance with state regulations concerning the operation of the animal shelter. Contact Lt. Darrin Whitman at 214.509.4342 for more information.