Animal Control

Meet the Administrator

baker_web_2012Kathryn "Kathy" Baker

Animal Control Facility Administrator


Office Telephone: (702) 267-4970
Office Fax: (702) 267-4971

Professional Biography:

Kathy Baker was named the Animal Control Facility Administrator in November 2011. Kathy oversees the Animal Control Bureau of the Henderson Police Department and the William Robert (Bob) Hampton Animal Care and Control Facility, pet adoptions, pet licensing, animal related permits and citizen education programs.

Kathy joined the city of Henderson in September 1996 and has served in many capacities including the first Animal Control Operations Supervisor. Prior to joining the city of Henderson, Kathy held several positions including working in a veterinarian’s office and managing an insurance agency located in southern California for more than 10 years.

Kathy received her Associate of Arts Degree in 1976 from Arizona Western College. She has National Animal Control Association Level I training as well as training in Animal Cruelty Investigation. She also holds a certificate in Animal Behavioral Therapy.