Board of Directors & Key Staff

Board of Directors


Leslie Chandler, Community Volunteer

Vice President:

Damian King, Quorum Review IRB


Jaime Puracal, Pacific Project Management 


Leila Kirske, Simply Measured

Ann-Marie Archer, Archer & Associates
Rachel Bender, Bender Law
Jason Brotman, The Baltic Room
Christy Cheever, United Way of King County
Cassie Pemberton, Microsoft
Strom Peterson, The Cheesemonger's Table
Joanna Poleszczuk, Boeing Commercial Airplane Group
Jaime Puracal, Microsoft
Bobbi Roberts, Sur La Table
Anmari Straub, Amazon, Inc.
Janet Straus, Community Volunteer

Key Staff

Chief Executive Officer:

Annette Laico

Director, Wildlife Center:

Jennifer Convy

Director, Companion Animal Services:

Kay Joubert

Director, Donor and Community Relations:

Annie Pontrelli

Damian King