Meet the Staff

Robert H. MacKenzie (Scott) Executive Director 
What should we say about Scott? He is innovative and a creative thinker. He is always up for a good conversation. He has boundless energy and his mind never stops working. He is passionate about many causes including our very own Humane Society.

Betty Korthase, Office Manager
Betty joined our team in the Spring of 2013. She has been a dedicated volunteer then became a valued addition to our staff as a kennel attendant, and now Front Office Manager.  Betty is  a local gal born and raised a business owner and long time Rotarian in the Boyne area.  She is friendly and professional and will probably be the first person to greet you with a smile when you walk in the shelter door!

Karen Jervey, Kennel Attendant  Karen is full of energy, and enthusiasm for the animals.  Karen is a retired teacher and a true definition of an animal lover, she has been a long time volunteer here serving as a dog walker, rain or shine.  She calims she is now doing her dream job working here at the CAHS.

Karis Rosenow, Kennel Attendant
Michael Schehl, Kennel Attendant
Emily Colston, Kennel Attendant
Hillary Talboys, Kennel Attendant

Volunteers you are likely to meet during our public hours:
Carole Brisson, Office Assistant
Kyra Brazell, Cat Room Attendant
Karen Colburn, Office Assistant
Marilyn Killian, Office Assistant
Julie Whitley, Office Assistant
Gail Schasser, Cat Room Attendant
Mary Biagini, Office Assistant

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About Us

Dedicated to the protection and care of all animals, the Charlevoix Area Humane Society is an independent non-profit 501(c)3 no-kill animal shelter that has been serving pets and their humans in Charlevoix County since 1974. We rely almost exclusively on donations and fundraisers to help the lost, neglected, abused, and abandoned animals of Charlevoix County. 

Upcoming Events

Saturday, September 29, 2018 7a - 8am
The Saturday of Harvest Fest in Boyne City is t...
Saturday, December 08, 2018 1p - 4pm
Friday, December 14, 2018 4p - 4:30pm

Shelter Hours

MondayFriday: 12:006:00 pm
Saturday: 12:006:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

Or by appointment.

MondayFriday: 9:00 am6:00 pm
Saturday: 12:006:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

During any holiday season please contact the shelter for changes in hours.

Shelter Location

614 Beardsley Street
Boyne City, Michigan 49712
Phone (231) 582-6774
Fax (231) 582-6776

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