Our Team


Kalani Creutzburg, Marine Corps

Founder / President

Kalani served 12 years in the Marine Corps and is a licensed CPA.  He earned both his Bachelors and Masters degree from the University of San Diego.  He started Cammies & Canines with the help of his best friend Bas (short for Gunnery Sergeant Basilone.  You can follow Bas on Instagram at Bas_The_Super_Dog). Kalani's greatest passion is being in service to the community and making a positive difference to all those around him.



Tony Gallardo, Marine Corps

Vice President

Tony retired after 22 years in the Marine Corps as an Attack Helicopter Pilot and now does consulting work locally.  He is a San Diego native and graduate of San Diego State University and Pt. Loma High School.  His passion is family, leadership and lifelong service to helping Veterans and the community.  He’s bringing a servant’s heart and desire to support Cammies & Canines mission.


Nate - Master Dog Trainer

Nate Schoemer, Marine Corps

Master Dog Trainer

Nate is a Marine Corps Drill Instructor turned renowned dog trainer. He's got his own TV show on Animal Planet "Rescue Dog to Super Dog". As busy as he is Nate always makes time for the Cammies & Canines community. He leads our dog rescue and dog training division. We offer free dog training sessions every other Sunday or you can pay for one-on-one lessons with him at nate@cammiesandcanines.com


Sara Turnley, Veteran Advocate

Communications Director

 Sara, the daughter of a retired Naval Officer, has a deep appreciation of military and veteran issues. She has witnessed the challenges faced by service members, veterans and families after long wartime deployments. She is a hardworking, creative and outgoing individual with a heart for adventure and a passion for serving others. As a marketing and communications guru, Sara is ready to serve Cammies & Canines and communicate her passion for our organization to anyone she can connect with.