Who We Are

Jon Dunn, senior communications specialist

Jon Dunn with catJon got involved with Best Friends in 2005, starting as a volunteer with No More Homeless Pets in Utah. Since he started as a full-time employee in 2007, he has worked in various positions, ranging from advocacy to social media, web, policy, innovation, and technology. Today his role involves supporting the thousands of Best Friends Network partner organizations across the country as the host of The Best Friends Podcast. This weekly show delves into topics relevant to anyone interested in or actively saving the lives of shelter pets. An avid vegan cook, he lives in Grand Rapids, Michigan, with his wife Kolene and four cats, Carl, Ralph, Bob, and Tina.