Rona Skye is our Sanctuary Director. She is a passionate advocate for force-free animal care, supporter of neurodiverse children and their parents, and a seasoned events and marketing communications professional. She has a degree in marketing communication from George Washington University.

With a strong background in adult Hospice Care, Child Life pediatric care, and yoga for children of all abilities, Rona has developed impactful, therapeutic programs to empower neurodivergent children, while celebrating their parents and empowering their communities.

Rona holds yoga certifications from ISHTA (Integrated Sciences of Hatha, Tantra and Ayurveda) Yoga under the tutelage of Yoga Master Alan Finger, NEXT GENERATION YOGA (ages 3 to 6)
under Jodi Komitor, KIDDING AROUND YOGA (ages 6 to 9) with Haris “Harini” Lender, YOGA FOR THE SPECIAL CHILD (special needs) under Sonia Sumar, and EVERY KIDS YOGA (special needs) with Craig Hanauer.

Rona is inspired daily by her two Standard Poodles – Titan and Kona, and enjoys practicing Kriya Yoga meditation and exploring nature trails during her free time.