Best Friends Animal Society

Registered Name
Best Friends Animal Society
Tax ID


Best Friends Animal Society, founded in its present form in 1991, is an American nonprofit 501 animal welfare organization. Best Friends works nationwide in outreach programs with shelters, rescue groups and members to promote pet adoption, no-kill animal rescue, and spay-and-neuter practices.

Source: Wikipedia


Annual Budget
September 2019
+3% Growth
Program Spending
Fundraising Spending
Management Spending



Animal care activities (sanctuary) - see schedule o


Initiatives, program cities, emergency response, network partners and other national outreach - see schedule o


Paul Altherr CFO
Julianne Castle Cdmo
Angela L. Embree CIO
Susan M. Citro CDO
Judah Battista Crpo
Holly Sizemore Cnpo
Lynn Flanders Board Treasurer
Kraig Butrum Board Member
Abigail L. Jones Board Member
Timy Sullivan Board Member
Molly Jordan-koch Board Member
Micarl Hill Board Member
Gregory Castle Ceo, Board Member
Francis Battista Chair of Board
Anne Mejia Director of Priniciple Gifts/bo
Cyrus Mejia Onboarding and Culture/boa
Valerie Dorian Senior Director Development
Karen Gallardo Director of Planned Giving
Marc A. Peralta Executive Director
Lisa Fielding Director of Major Gifts
Nicole Petschauer Senior Veterinarian
Brian Iacaponi Director of Technology
Elizabeth Jensen Executive Directory - Bfas Ny
Source: IRS 990