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Who We Are

Board, Staff & Trainers

Tamara Silva

Tamara Silva

Tamara, our Development Manager started with SBF in 2022. Since graduating college, she has worked and volunteered within the nonprofit sector. Tamara’s mother is a veteran who served in the Navy in the 1960s as a librarian. Tamara has always had a love of dogs, especially big dogs! She is a mom to her fur baby, Bodhi a Newfoundland. In her free time, Tamara is a mom of 4 kids and a huge advocate of supporting and speaking about autism as her one daughter is nonverbal autistic. Tamara is always on the go with family life and SBF! 

Our Impact

  • Graduated Veteran/Dog Teams


  • Rescued Arizona Homeless Dogs


  • Our Goal for Veterans Served in 2024


  • Training Hours Provided in 2023


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