Meet our trainers!

Clarke Inghram – CEO/Master Trainer
I am Clarke Inghram. I am the owner and Master Trainer of Sit ‘N Stay Dog Academy. I’ve been training dogs for over 40 years. I’ve trained thousands of students and their families. I am blessed to have a wonderful staff and equally wonderful clients over the past few decades.
Shallingda – General Manager
Hi, I’m Shallingda. I am the General Manager of Sit ‘N Stay Dog Academy. I’ve worked in various capacities since the beginning of 2004. I love working with our students and their families. I strive to ensure that our students and guests are as comfortable here with us as they would be at home. I feel proud of our team efforts when I see satisfied clients and happy dogs.
Vanessa – Trainer
Hi, I’m Vanessa, Sit ‘N Stay’s Head Trainer. I’ve been working at Inghram’s Sit ‘N Stay Dog Academy since 2003. I enjoy working with many different breeds of dogs and being able to get to know their personalities. I look forward to training and making our clients’ dogs a respectful member of their families.
Gloria – Healthcare Manager
Hi, my name is Gloria. I’ve worked at Sit N Stay Dog Academy since 2006. I am responsible for healthcare and welfare of our canine residents. I insure the dogs are properly bathed, and they receive any required medications. I assist with other duties as needed. I love working with the dogs and puppies who attend Sit N Stay.