Carrie Gouldin, Horse Marketing Manager

Carrie loves horses and marketing! She first volunteered at SAFE in 2013 as barn help, and later became a serial SAFE horse foster and adopter with Finn, Banjo, and Gunnar. Besides being very skilled with a muck rake, Carrie has loads of experience in loyalty, email,...

Richard Duncan, President

Richard Duncan is Senior Director of Systems Engineering for F5 Networks Inc., leading the Company’s Service Provider Systems Engineering and Solution Architects for the Americas. He has worked in the Information Technology field for more than 20 years, extensively in...

Deanna Thronson, Vice President

Deanna has a lifelong compassion for animals on land and in the sea. A Pacific Northwest native, she enjoys all the outdoor beauty of our region. She’s also an avid diver who has explored many areas of the world underwater.  A friend introduced her to SAFE, and...

Joe Schick, Treasurer

Joe Schick brings a strong finance background to SAFE. Over a 30+ year career, he has held various senior and executive financial positions at large public and private companies. He has been a CFO for the last 10 years and is currently CFO at Branded...

Melinda Couvillion, LVT, Herd Health Manager

Melinda has been a horse fanatic from the very beginning. She convinced her parents to buy her a Morgan gelding when she was 9, and spent her formative years immersed in the Snohomish County 4‑H horse program. In 2003, she started a job at a dog and cat shelter and...

Maeve Harris

Maeve Harris is an American abstract painter. At the age of eight she started her life long love affair with all things equestrian — from riding horses and competing in her youth to developing a large collection of equine paintings in her oeuvre. Maeve first became...