Waco, Temple, Austin Areas

Rachel Yarger, Chapter President 


Introducing The Central Texas Chapter

For the past three years, Rachel Yarger has been an avid volunteer and promoter of animal welfare in the central Texas area. She has fostered special needs dogs, is a board member for the Pug Rescue of Austin, and actively advocates for bully breed dogs. Rachel has been a member of THLN legislative committee since 2013.

Rachel received her Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and her MBA from of the State University of New York at Buffalo.

Rachel and her husband, Jay, have made central Texas home for the last four years. Their diverse pack of dogs (two pugs, a Boston terrier, and American bully) keeps them quite busy when they are not volunteering to better the lives of animals around Texas.