Lizette is the founder of PetConnect Rescue and has served on the board of directors since its inception in 2005. Lizette has been a compassionate supporter of animal protection her whole life. She graduated from Princeton University, a school that she selected because they would allow her first, beloved, rescue dog on campus. Lizette has four grown children who all share her love of animals. She lives in Potomac, Maryland, with her husband, Stephen, and their cherished four-legged family members, including three beautiful cats, four rambunctious dogs and a horse.