Founder/President

Tiziana is the President and Founder of Wise Animal Rescue, and works with special needs children in in-home programs as an ABA Therapist. After more than a decade volunteering in animal welfare and inspired by her own 2 special needs rescue dogs, Tiziana decided to start her own rescue. Since childhood, Tiziana has had a deep love and…

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Vice President

Lori is the Vice President of Wise Animal Rescue, and an office manager for two local businesses. After adopting her first rescue dog, Bella, she decided she’d like to start fostering. To do so, she connected with Tiziana Wise who was, at the time, working with another rescue. Lori quickly realized she couldn’t give up either of her…

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Adoption/Foster Coordinator

Kristina Helfer is a pet-friendly real estate agent in New Jersey who began volunteering in animal welfare right out of college. After adopting her first rescue dog, Piper (pictured above), Kristina wanted to do more for homeless animals. She has done work in municipal shelters, as well as with W.A.R., and considers it to be…

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Jennifer Quick is a project manager who uses her professional skills to keep W.A.R. organized and operating. Jenn and her husband have two rescue dogs, Boone and Loala. Boone had been adopted and returned twice due to behavioral issues and Loala was her first foster with W.A.R. who never left. Jenn credits Loala for teaching…

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