K9 Youth Alliance is a proud recipient of the 2018 GuideStar Seal of Transparency

We are a publicly funded nonprofit organization - your support helps youth and shelter dogs build brighter futures together! 

Email: K9YouthAlliance@gmail.com

Phone: (424) 272-5992

Registered Charity: 46-1604776

© 2019 by K9 Youth Alliance. All Rights Reserved.

Malia Turner is a Pasadena native whose family has been an active part of the community since the 1940’s when her great grandparents relocated to the area. She is an avid traveler with 16 counties under her belt, and counting! She has held various leadership and management positions across multiple industries; retail, finance, and hospitality. Additionally, she is a Certified Scrum Master; a facilitator for an agile development team. She is a passionate animal lover who focuses on making her free time impactful, volunteering with multiple animal rescue groups over the past 7 years. When Malia isn’t working or serving on the board she is working as a founding charter member and club treasurer for a new ToastMaster’s club, Pasadena Project Masters. Which focuses on helping Project Management Professionals earn PDU’s while improving their public speaking skills.


Malia, her husband, and their two rescue pups reside in Pasadena, CA where they enjoy binge-watching their favorite shows and exploring old town.