• Graduate Team Dustin and Pilot

    2 monthes ago - By Guiding Eyes

    Meet February Home Training Graduate Dustin
    Graduate Team : Dustin and Pilot
    About the Team: Pilot, a male black & tan German Shepherd, is Dustin's 2nd Guiding Eyes dog
    Hometown: Colchester, Vermont
    Guide Dog Mobility Instructor: Miranda Beckmann
    Dustin attended school in Winooski, Vermont before transferring to the Perkins School for the Blind in Watertown, Massachusetts. Dustin also received training relating to the hospitality industry at the National Statler Center for Careers in Hospitality. He currently works as a kitchen assistant at a senior assisted-living facility in Shelburne...
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  • Graduate Team Janet and Madison

    Graduate Team Janet and Madison

    2 monthes ago - By Guiding Eyes

    Meet February Home Training Graduate Janet
    Graduate Team : Janet and Madison
    About the Team: Madison, a female yellow Lab, is Janet's 5th Guiding Eyes dog
    Hometown: Hastings-on-Hudson, New York
    Guide Dog Mobility Instructor: Nikki Wentz
    Janet holds a bachelor's degree in English and a master's degree in English Language and Literature. After working in Education, she went to work for the County of Westchester in New York State. Janet recently retired from a 40+ year career in Constituent Services for the Westchester County Executive office. She has been a volunteer at her church, teaching...
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  • Graduate Team Joyce and Sherbert

    Graduate Team Joyce and Sherbert

    2 monthes ago - By Guiding Eyes

    Meet February Home Training Graduate Joyce
    Graduate Team : Joyce and Sherbert
    About the Team: Sherbert, a female black Lab, is Joyce's 1st guide dog
    Hometown: Acton, Massachusetts
    Guide Dog Mobility Instructor: Alyssa David and Stephanie Koret
    Joyce participated in Guiding Eyes' Home Training Program for her first guide dog. Having earned a bachelor's degree in Computer Science and her MBA, Joyce worked as a computer programmer for many years, before shifting her focus to raising her two children. She enjoys the outdoors and being active, especially running and biking, two of her favorite...
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