Kathy Halter Vice President – New Center Development

As Vice President of New Center Development, Kathy Halter drives new store construction and implements strategic growth initiatives. While fostering design innovation and managing vendor relationships, Kathy’s sole mission is to produce best in class dog daycare centers for pet parents and Dogtopians. Her career began as a multi-unit operator with KinderCare before she moved up through the company over the course of 20+ years. She developed and delivered on new school growth strategies through new builds, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate onsite solutions to produce more than 200 centers during her tenure. Kathy attended college in North Carolina at Appalachian State University and then relocated back to her hometown of Phoenix with her daughter Emmie and two awesome Doodles, Mabel and Mimi.

Kathy Halter with Dog

Dogtopia Team

Nick Tran with Dog

Nick Tran

New Store Opening Manager

Tiffanie Luster with Dog

Tiffanie Luster

Operations Support

Julia Zolondz with Dog

Julia Zolondz

Creative Director

Alex Samios Holding Puppy

Alex Samios

Vice President – Franchise Development

Kim Broome with Golden Retriever

Kim Broome

New Store Opening Manager

Foundation Logo

The Dogtopia Foundation enables dogs to positively change the world. To accomplish this, we currently are funding programs focused around three worthy causes: Service Dogs for Veterans, Youth Literacy Programs and Employment Initiatives for Adults with Autism.