Puppies For Heroes
Podcast #94 — Aired May 30, 2016

This week on BetterWorldians Radio, in honor of Memorial Day, we’re talking about Puppies Behind Bars, a non-profit that trains prison inmates to raise service dogs for wounded war veterans. Our guest is Puppies Behind Bars Director of Development, Eric Barsness. Eric will tell listeners how Puppies Behind Bars brings the love and healing of dogs to hundreds of individuals every year.

Eric Barsness
Director of Development, Puppies Behind Bars

Eric Barsness is Director of Development at Puppies Behind Bars. Eric joined the staff of Puppies Behind Bars in February 2009. In addition to handling grant submissions and donor relations, he works closely with founder Gloria Gilbert Stoga on a range of projects and issues.Eric also does many public speaking engagements and helps socialize puppies for the organization. Prior to joining Puppies Behind Bars, Eric worked at Condé Nast Publications for 18 years.