Achievements & Opportunities

MARCH 2023

Join The Association in congratulating these members on their recent career moves.

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Director of Operations,
Woods Humane Society

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VP of Culture and Community Impact,
Wisconsin Humane Society

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Chief Executive Officer,
Humane Animal Partners


Animal Services Specialist,
Citygate Associates, LLC


Intake2Placement Program Coordinator,
County of San Diego Department of Animal Services


Oklahoma Humane Society


Shelter Director,
Houston Humane Society


 Director, Strategic Lifesaving Initiatives,
Best Friends Animal Society


Vice President of Veterinary Services,
Seattle Humane


Executive Director,
Five Acres Animal Shelter

Looking for a new adventure?

Peruse these available roles at animal welfare organizations across the country:

Design & Communications Director

Shelter Animals Count
- Remote -

This position will design, write and edit content that bridges the gap from analytics to storytelling.
The dream candidate brings a high level of expertise in multi-channel communications and graphic design, as well as experience in MailChimp, WordPress & Adobe Creative Suite.

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Operations Manager

Nashville Humane Association
- Nashville, TN -

This position is responsible for front-facing, day-to-day operations of the shelter, including pet services, intake, community outreach, foster, volunteer, and animal care. Duties run the gamut from participating in daily rounds to facilitating offsite adoption events.

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Director/Senior Manager, Development and Communications
Second Chance Pet Adoptions
- Raleigh, NC -

This position oversees all facets of donor cultivation, solicitation, and management, as well as fundraising activities and events. Responsibilities include developing and executing a comprehensive Annual Development Plan and building relationships with media and community partners.

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Executive Director

Humane Society of Utah
- Murray, UT -

The Executive Director leads day-to-day activities and operations, ensures that the Humane Society is fiscally and administratively sound, and that its internal and external communications, fundraising, and systems are efficient and effective. The ideal candidate has demonstrated success working with a Board, and has experience advocating animal welfare issues before local and state governments.

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Vice President – Development

Oklahoma Humane Society
- Oklahoma City, OK -

This position creates and implements a long-term development plan to guide growth and improve donor relations, cultivates and stewards major gift donors, and identifies prospective donors. Desired experience includes 5+ years of business development/partnership-building experience and progressive management experience, and 5+ years in a professional fundraising environment.

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