Gayle Fowler joined Chesapeake Search Dogs in 2004 and currently holds the position of Finance Director. Chesapeake Search Dogs is an approved search team with Maryland State Police and Maryland Natural Resources Police. Gayle maintains the teams database and ensures the team and its members stay in compliance with these agencies. Gayle was previously an Operational K9 Handler with her Golden Retriever, D’fer, until D’fer passed away in January 2013. CSD is not the only canine-centric organization that Gayle gives her time to!! Since 2012 Gayle has been a volunteer with Guiding Eyes for the Blind as a Puppy Raiser.