Paul joined Jones Animal Hospital in 1991 after seeing an opportunity to merge his dog show hobby with animal related employment. Now, Paul is responsible for all operational aspects of a functioning animal hospital.
Paul has shown several breeds in the conformation and obedience rings, worked for professional handlers, and was active as a 4-H leader for 29 years. Paul has served on the Board of Directors and Secretary for the Pierce County Fair Association as well as Past-President of the Board of Directors of the Washington State Fairs Association. Paul currently serves as a Fairs Commissioner for the Washington State Department of Agriculture.
Paul is father to handsome yet shy Ethan Alan, who is now 13 years old and is the topic of many of Paul’s conversations. Ethan is an avid baseball player, so to keep up with him, Paul is currently the President of the Lakewood Baseball Club, a PONY youth league with 19 teams.