Adoptions at our Pieloch Pet Adoption Center are currently by appointment only. To make an appointment please call our Pieloch Pet Adoption Center at (402) 441-4488 ext 1. We ask for all visitors to please wear a mask and practice social distancing when visiting either of our locations.

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Matt Madcharo

Matt Madcharo

Director of Operations - Admissions & Assessment Center

Matt Madcharo is the Director of Operations - Admissions & Assessment Center for Capital Humane Society. He has been with the shelter since 2007 when he started as a seasonal Animal Care Staff member and found a passion in animal welfare. He is a Lincoln native and graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Matt has served in a variety of positions since he's been with the organization including Animal Care Staff, Lead Animal Care Staff, Adoption Coordinator, Office Staff, Office Manager, and Director of Fundraising.

He is a huge fan of the Kansas City Royals and enjoys going to Spring Training in Arizona every March to kick off the baseball season. He has two German Shepherds, Razor and Dakota, and one cat, Stephen, all adopted from CHS. His favorite aspect of animal welfare is that there is never a dull moment with great achievements and challenges every day.