Before founding Puppy Mama, Theresa Piasta was a Vice President at J.P.Morgan—spending six years in the Investment Bank and Sales & Trading businesses at two Wall Street banks. Prior to that she served as an Army Captain in a Field Artillery Brigade and served fourteen months in Iraq, where she led hundreds to defend thousands of soldiers and contractors residing on Forward Operating Base (FOB) Delta near the Iranian border. Theresa was awarded the Bronze Star Medal for her leadership.
Theresa is passionate about helping veterans find healing. 5% of all net proceeds from book "Raising a Doodle" is being donated to service dog organizations that support veterans with the companionship, love, and independence that a service dog delivers.