Scott Haller

Meet Scott Haller Scott Haller came to work for Carole Baskin, doing repairs and maintenance to her properties and those owned by Big Cat Rescue, somewhere around 2009 or 2010. People tell us he looks a lot like Sam Elliott. What do you think? Scott had been in the...
Vernon Stairs

Vernon Stairs

VERNON STAIRS MASTER CAT-A-TAT BUILDER  Vernon Stairs is our Master Builder and works to design, build and maintain all of the cat-a-tats and facilities.  He was a business owner until he retired in 1996 and came to Big Cat Rescue to help build a pond.  His feats...
Kathryn Quaas

Kathryn Quaas

Kathryn Quaas Kathryn has been a volunteer at Big Cat Rescue since 2001. She has also held 2 different staff positions: Education Director 2003 to 2005 and Intern Manager/Donations Manager 2008 to 2009. She had to leave in 2009 to follow her husbands job to Washington...
Edith Parker

Edith Parker

EDITH PARKER VOLUNTEER COMMITTEE Edith is originally from New Jersey but considers herself a Floridian after being a resident for over thirty years. She is a retired Executive Secretary in a local company and resides in Lutz. She has a BS Degree from Nova Southeastern...
Lynda Licht

Lynda Licht

LYNDA LICHT VOLUNTEER COMMITTEE Lynda began volunteering at Big Cat Rescue in April 2010 and is now a Senior Keeper and Volunteer Coordinator on the weekends. She serves on the volunteer committee as well as assisting with new volunteer orientation. She graduated...
Dr Justin Boorstein

Dr Justin Boorstein

Dr Justin Boorstein Dr. Justin Boorstein started out at Big Cat Rescue in December 2005 as an Intern who was studying veterinary medicine.  He became licensed to practice in Florida in 2012 and Dr. Wynn has been showing him the ropes at the sanctuary. Dr. Wynn...