Founder of the Dog Psychology Center in Los Angeles, Cesar Millan is the star of "Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan" on National Geographic Channel. In 2005, the National Humane Society Genesis Award Committee presented him with a Special Commendation for his work in rehabilitating sheltered animals. A native of Culican, Mexico, Cesar lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Ilusion, and two sons, Andre and Calvin. Melissa Jo Peltier, an executive producer and writer of "Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan," has been honored for her film and television writing and directing with an Emmy and more than fifty other awards. She lives in Los Angeles and Nyack, New York.