Battle Buddies of Central Oregon Volunteers and Staff

The Board

Kristina Olson
Executive Director

Kristina is a local realtor in Central Oregon from the great states of Washington and Oregon, she calls the Northwest home. As an army brat and spouse, Kristina saw the challenges veterans face after their service. Determined to make a difference in the lives of veterans and canines alike, she took action and formed Battle Buddies of Central Oregon.

Shannon Lucas, Operations Co-director, Battle Buddies of Central Oregon

Shannon Lucas
Program Director

Growing up on a naval base imprinted a strong appreciation for the military onto Shannon. Originally from California, she is a writer and a veterinary nurse with a passion for dog training and behavior.