Our Team

Management Team

Martha Boden, CEO | READ BIO
Carolyn Wisniewski, Chief Development Officer | READ BIO
Judy Thompson, Chief Finance Officer | READ BIO
Emily Barber, Chief Human Resources Officer | READ BIO
Eric Keaton, Chief Marketing Officer | READ BIO
Tara Yurkshat, Chief Operating Officer | READ BIO
Dr. Rizal Lopez, Chief Veterinary Officer  | READ BIO

Dr. Sharon Pindar, DVM General Practice (Largo campus)
Angela Durden
, Sr. Animal & Client Welfare Manager
Nick Rivard, Sr. Facility Manager
Paige White, Behavior Department Manager
Mitchy Chavez, Intake & Investigations Manager
Sharon Sharp, Sr. Marketing & Communications Manager
Jennifer Shields, Donor Relations Manager
Colleen Cherry, Volunteer Program Manager
Stacy Mettinger, Hospital Manager
Jennifer Perkins, Veterinary Services Department Manager

Lisa Richardson, Director of Development Operations
Jennifer Gross, Director of Philanthropy

For media information or to book an interview with one of our staff contact:

Eric Keaton, Chief Marketing Officer: 813-400-0748

2020 Board of Directors


Carrie O’Brion, President
Jonathan Browy, Past President
Cynthia Bastos, Secretary
Katie Pemble, Treasurer, Finance Chair
Donna Hostnick, Vice President, Development & Marketing Chair
Ken Ronecker, Vice President, Governance Chair
Kelly Hayden, Vice President, Facilities Chair


Simone DeLoach
Rick Flowers
Andy Gaunce
Mark Martukovich
Catherine Mitchell
Brian Van Slyke
Tina Thomas
John Lee

Note: all board members are independent, voting members

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