Meet the Trainers
Owner of Elite K911 Dog Training and The Bark Club is a member of the International Association of Canine Professionals.
With 15 years’ experience, Chuck continues his education in Dog Training and behavior by attending numerous seminars and classes
focusing on dog behavior, training techniques and rehabilitations methods.
• Certified Canine Good Citizen Instructor, by the American Kennel Club.
• Graduate of Ohio Federated Humane Society, a licensed Humane Investigator (retired)
• Graduate of the University of Missouri at Columbia
• Graduate of Pet Tech First Aid
• Graduate and attendee of Training Cesar’s Way, California.
Head trainer at Elite K911. His number one goal is helping clients fully understand the importance of leadership, structure,
and proper communication, starting at the initial evaluation. Brian has three pack members of his own: Cassie, a Flat-Coated Retriever,
Lulu, a Pomeranian-Chihuahua mix, and Aspin a Yellow Lab. In his free time he enjoys fishing, hiking, mountain biking, kayaking,
sporting events, camping, and video games. His passion for training developed while working as a kennel assistant at Lorain County Dog Kennel
for 2 years. Brian started with the team in 2016.
Trainer at Elite K911 who got her start by managing the boarding kennel here at Elite K911. Heather has five dogs of her own all of whom come
to work to help her socialize and temperament test other dogs. Heather is also the puppy trainer at Elite K911, where we place a large emphasis on
early foundational training and structured, positive experiences. Her hobbies include reading, hiking with her dogs, enjoying Lake Erie, and trying new restaurants!
Newest trainer at Elite K911. Rob got his start working with dogs at our dog daycare, The Bark Club, in 2017. He is a lifelong owner of German Shepherds
and has a passion for working with the breed. Rob has two dogs of his own, Hannah, a German Shepherd he uses as a demonstration dog as well as for temperament testing
and socialization training, and Nala, a Pit bull that prefers to lay around the house. Rob's goal in training is to foster a strong bond and mutual respect
between owners and their dogs.