Staff directory

This page includes frequently requested contact information for leadership and select staff.

Senior Leadership

Janelle Dixon, President and CEO
Send email | 763-489-2250

Lisa B. Bonds, Chief Advancement Officer
Send email | 763-489-2212

Eileen Lay, Chief Financial & Operating Officer
Send email | 651-788-4668

Kathy Mock, Chief Government Affairs and Community Engagement Officer
Send email | 763-489-1585

Allison Norton, Executive Assistant to the President and CEO
Send email | 763-489-2250

Animal Services

Dr. Graham Brayshaw, Director of Animal Services
Send email | 763-489-2224

Liv Hagen, Behavior Modification and Rehabilitation Manager
Send email | 763-489-2216

Brand, Marketing, and Communications

Paul Sorenson, Director of Marketing, Communications, and Brand
Send email | 763-489-2211

Mary Tan, Public Relations Strategist
Send email | 763-489-4527

Maggie Flanagan, Digital Marketing Strategist
Send email | 763-489-2251

Shanna Haugland, Marketing and Creative Services Strategist
Send email | 763-489-1571

Zach Nugent, Media Producer
Send email | 763-489-2207

Community Engagement, Humane Education, and Outreach

Dave Garrity, Director of Community Engagement
Send email | 763-432-4814

Amanda Hatling, Community Outreach and Humane Education Manager
Send email | 763-432-4818


Eileen Lay, Chief Operating and Financial Officer
Send email | 651-788-4668

Patty Aga, Controller
Send email | 651-788-4680

Mara Gallagher, Director of Finance
Send email | 763-432-4827

Government Affairs

Kathy Mock, Chief Government Affairs and Community Engagement Officer
Send email | 763-489-1585

Human Resources

Jacey Cassem, Director of Human Resources
Send email | 763-489-1588

Humane Investigations

Keith Streff, Principal Humane Agent
Send email | 763-489-2236 (office), 612-747-4168 (mobile)

Wade Hanson, Humane Agent
Send email | 763-489-1570 (office), 651-226-5235 (mobile)

Ashley Pudas, Humane Agent
Send email | 651-802-1492 (mobile)

Amanda Oquist, Humane Agent
Send email | 651-269-5996 (mobile)

Animal Humane Society Veterinary Centers

Pam Haryn, Manager of Veterinary Center Operations
Send email | 763-489-2213


Meghan Bethke, Director of Philanthropy
Send email | 763-489-1576

Breanna Willman, Corporate Philanthropy Advisor
Send email | 763-489-2214

Melissa Peacock, Senior Planned Giving Advisor
Send email | 763-489-1575

Deanna Kramer, Senior Philanthropy Advisor
Send email | 763-489-1582

Molly Tlas, Philanthropy Advisor
Send email | 763-412-4956

Sally Thornton, Philanthropy Advisor
Send email | 763-489-1587

Kelsey Polcher, Philanthropy Advisor
Send email | 763-412-4957

Kevin Blake, Philanthropy Advisor
Send email | 763-432-4890

Andrea Diehl, Principle Gifts Officer
Send email | 763-432-486

Shelter Services

Anne Johnson, Director of Shelter Support
Send email | 651-788-4640

Anne Lally-Rose, Golden Valley Site Manager
Send email | 763-489-1580

Dawn Mathews-Wilhemy, Coon Rapids Site Manager
Send email | Coon Rapids: 763-432-4854

Brian Munro, Woodbury Site Manager
Send email | Woodbury: 651-788-4675

Astrid Kammueller, St. Paul Site Manager
Send email651-788-4607

Special Events

Ellie Smith, Events Producer
Send email | 763-432-4836

Volunteer Services

Daniela vonArx | Volunteer Services Manager
Send email | 763-489-2205

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