Executive Committee

System Vice President, CommonSpirit Health Foundation

National Shelter Engagement Director, Michelson Found Animals

Managing Executive Committee

Director of Community Services, Cabot Animal Support Services

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Advisory Committee

Executive Leadership and Staff: Diaz Dixon, Jyothi V. RobertsonBobby Mann, Rory Adams, and Clare Callison.

We’re committing to justice, diversity, equity, and inclusion in the HASS project. Feedback from our early DEI efforts has inspired a relaunch and revision of our plans. Stay tuned for our forthcoming work in this area.


If you have any questions, please reach out to hass-inquiries@americanpetsalive.org.

HASS International Ambassadors

Communications & PR Manager, Animal Welfare League Queensland (AWLQ)

HASS Working Group Leads

Executive Leadership, Staff, and DEI Advisory Committee: Aaron Caldwell, Bobby Mann, Clare Callison, Diaz Dixon, Dr. Ellen Jefferson, Faith Wright, Geraldine D’Silva, Gina Knepp, Jamie Case, Jordana Moerbe, Kasey Spain, Katie Jarl, Kristen Hassen, and Rory Adams.

Abbie Moore

Pet Supply and Demand​

Ashlee Droscher

Philanthropy – Fundraising

Brian Chase

Government Budgeting, Legal

Brian Daugherty

Philanthropy – Fundraising

Danielle Bays wearing a blue shirt smiling at the camera. She has a cat next to her.

Danielle Bays

Focus on Felines

Heather Lewis in a brown shirt with blonde hair. She has one hand up with her fingertips touching her face.

Heather Lewis

Building and Facility

Joanna Fortin wearing a blue shirt and holding a white cat, smiling at the camera.

Joanna Fortin

Disaster Response

Dr. Julie Levy


Kara Pollard with a dog in front of an airplane. Kara is wearing a black puffer jacket and jeans.

Kara Pollard

Pet Supply and Demand​

Kelly Duer


Kevin Horecka


Lucy Fernandez

Supported Self-Rehoming

Michele Figueroa

Intake to Placement

Sheila Segurson, DVM, DACVB

Behavior Support