Meet our team

Walt Chairman

Walt has been with UPCO for 47 years. Meet Kona the Labrador Retriever who is also the UPCO resident dog.

Kyle President

Kyle has been with UPCO for 18 years. Meet Millie the Labrador Retriever, Mack the English Setter and Tye the AusieDoodle.

Erin Vice President

Erin started with UPCO in 2006. Erin has rescued 3 dogs and 2 cats. Layla the Rottweiler/Shepherd Mix, Hoss, and Salvie Pit Bull Terrier Mix breed dogs and Sheba and Amina both Black Cats.

Danny Customer Service Manager

Danny has been with UPCO for 41 years. Meet Buster the Terrier Mix.

Dave Customer Service Manager

Dave has been with UPCO for 36 years.

Rich Warehouse Manager

Rich has been with UPCO for 32 years.

Reuben Shipping Manager

Reuben has been with UPCO for 25 years. Meet Sissy the Yorkshire Terrier.

Trish Accounting

Trish has been with UPCO for 35 years. Meet Chloe the Alaskan Malamute.

Cari Creative Marketing Specialist

Cari joined the UPCO team in 2020. Cari has 15 years of experience in the Animal Health Industry, she is a great addition to our staff!

Monica Customer Service Representative

Monica has been with UPCO for 20 years. Monica has 3 Boxers Sadie, Grady, and Sassy along with Bubbles the Tuxedo Cat.

Eric Customer Service Representative

Eric started with UPCO in 1998. He has Zona & Jesse the Boxers, Bear the Pomeranian, Midgie & Macy the Rat Terriers, also Ralph & Tigger the Maine Coon Cats.

Maddie Cashier

Maddie started with UPCO in 2021. Maddie has 2 cats, 4 dogs, 4 mice, chickens, ducks and a turkey. She is the Ultimate Cat Lover and enjoys walks in the park with her cats.


Josh started with UPCO in 2021. Meet Ryder the Shepherd Mix.