There are four ways in which you can get in touch with Upper Midwest Great Dane Rescue
- Submit General inquiries via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Contact a board member, using their info below
- Submit the form at the bottom of this page
- Call us at 763-210-1978
Upper Midwest Great Dane Rescue
PO Box 21485
Eagan MN 55121
Board of Directors:
Intake, Transport and Foster Home
Karen started volunteering with UMGDR in 2009, starting with home visits, and spending three years as a Placement Coordinator. She has owned Great Danes most of her adult life. She fell in love with her best friends male Great Dane and decided to start looking for one of her own. Instead, while working outside on her horse farm a woman drove by and asked her if she wanted a dog, it turned out to be a fabulous Great Dane! She lives in Minnetonka with her husband; Great Dane Georgia, Ike the Beagle, and two cats.
Treasurer / Vetting
Connie joined UMGDR in January of 2015 as the Treasurer. Connie brings 20+ years of non-profit experience to the rescue. Connie is a lifelong animal lover, owner of large dogs, and supporter of the Animal Humane Society, from where the majority of her family was rescued. She lives in St. Paul with her husband, a Great Dane and a Great Dane-mix, and 3 cats.
Home Visits and Adoptions
Jill Grover has been volunteering with the rescue since 2011 when she adopted her first Dane through UMGDR. She started as a reference checker, then became a Placement Coordinator, and finally the Placement Team Lead before taking on her current role with the Board. Jill lives in Hudson, WI with her husband, Darren, their new son, Walter, and their 4 year old Dane, Frank.