Dawn Scheu


Dawn is a founding member of O.D.O.R. Service Dogs Inc. and was the first trainer in the United States of America to train a gluten detection dog. She specializes in Gluten, Allergy and Medical Detection as well as general service dog task training.


Jennifer Herbek



Melissa Cushman

Vice President, Treasurer

Melissa is a Professional Dog Trainer who is passionate about service dog standards especially in the field of Scent Detection. Her primary focus is Gluten, Allergy and Medical Scent Detection.


Cam Weiner

Member at Large

Cam is a celiac advocate and co-host of the Celiac Project Podcast.


Blythe Neer

Member at Large

Blythe Neer is a professional dog trainer and Certified Trick Dog Instructor from the California Delta. She has a passion for training fun tricks and helping owners train their own service dogs to aid with Dysautonomia, Celiac Disease, and other related conditions.


O.D.O.R Service Dogs Inc. is successful due to the tremendous amount of time volunteered by our Board of Directors as well as the individuals that make up our committees 

Social Media Committee

Director: Cam Weiner 

Members: Emily King, Emma Schuett, Jo Hilder

Titles Committee

Director: Dawn Scheu 

Members: Melissa Cushman, Lynne Murray

Ethics Committee

Directors: Dawn Scheu, Melissa Cushman and Cam Weiner 

Research and Advisory Committee

Directors: Dawn Scheu and Melissa Cushman

Members: Marie-Elaine Desmarais PhD, 

Lindsay Finnegan Thornham