Sally Irvin, PhD

Program Director


Sally has a Ph. D. in psychology and founded ICAN in 2001 with the desire to use dogs as a conduit to help rehabilitate incarcerated adults and provide independence to people with disabilities. She served as Executive Director until August 2013 when she stepped down to pursue another of her passions – teaching at the Kelly School of Business at Indiana University. Dr. Irvin also serves on the international board and North American board of Assistance Dogs International where she focuses on veteran affairs, access and advocacy for service dogs throughout the world.

For questions regardinging ICAN's breeding program, quality control and the oversight of program curriculum, or FETCH, please contact Sally.

Email   |    Phone: (317) 672-3863