Meet the Trainers...

Rebecca Maurice 

Rebecca is the Owner and Head Trainer here at All Bright Canines. She has over 20 years of dog training experience and specializes in working with Agression , Reacticity, and in home private trainings.  She has studied with many greats in the training world. She uses a wide variety of training and techniques and specalizes each training to the individual dog.  ( See our Head Trainer Tab to read all about Rebeccca's experience) 

(Pictured here with the creators of Dog Guru's Susan Briggs and Robin Bennett)

Amillie Zickmund 

While in college Amillie began working at a local pet store as a professional dog trainer. During this time Amillie was mentored by the head trainer Kailey RD Fisher who specializes in aggression cases, obedience training, as well as dog related sports, such as bike-joring, mushing, and agility. Amillie then spent 3 years perfecting her craft while  at the pet store hosting basic, intermediate , and advanced obedience classes. She then opened her own business while in Charleston, SC. Now with us Amillie is currently building her skills so she can progress into training service dogs specifically to help the Wounded Warrior Project !

Leah Russell

Leah has been with All Bright Canines for over 5 years! She began apprenticing under Rebecca Maurice ( Our Owner and Head Trainer ) and has since evolved into a skilled trainer herself.  She has a knack for canine behavior and a passion for rescuing dogs. She spends most of her time training focusing on reactivity cases and evaluations for  shelter dogs. She has also studied and taken seminars from leading trainers such as Pia Silvani. She strives to continue her work with shelter dogs and expand her training clientele. 

Kevin Williams


Kevin joined our team in October of 2018. With his history and experience he has already proven himself to be a great addition here at ABC. Kevin started his career in dog training working with the Hearts of Gold service dog training program at West Virginia University. He is a dog trainer with 6+ years of professional dog training experience. He has worked at various dog daycares while hosting group obedience classes. In addition to group classes, Kevin has also offered in home and on location private training sessions. He is a certified AKC Canine Good Citizen Evaluator and looks forward to working towards becoming a CPDT certified trainer!

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