Leadership Team

Our position as one of the most progressive animal welfare organization’s in the country stems from our people.

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Senior Leadership

Adam Lamb

Chief Executive Officer

Mike Kaviani

Chief Operating Officer

Tanner Polce

Chief of Staff

Eli Martinez

Chief Advancement Officer

Allison Roberts

Development Officer

Sara Smith

Sr. Director of Marketing

Rachel Golub

Director of Administration

Crystal Cullin

Director of Clinic Services

Hailey Marcus

Director of Community Engagement

AJ Haman

Sr. Operations Manager - DE

Board of Directors

The Brandywine Valley SPCA is governed by our Board of Directors who are elected and serve on the board for a two-year term. The board provides fundamental insight into the communities we are a part of, as well as utilizes their resources to help fundraise on behalf of the organization.

Executive Committee

Crystal Crawford, President


Bud Haly, Vice President

Owner, Great Valley Propane

Michael Noone, Secretary

Partner, Noone Borger LLC

Dave Magrogan, Treasurer

CEO, Magrogan Group

George Groves, Member at Large

Retired Banking Executive

Board Members

Amy Barnett

Mid Penn Bank

Lindsay Bixler

Chief Financial Officer, Presence Bank

Bonnie Copeland

Copeland Taylor LLC

Kemal Erkan

CEO & President, United Medical, LLC

Matt Herzog

Pennhurst Asylum LLC Owner

Melissa Kenny

ShopRite & Kenny Family Foundation

Nancy McCall

Animal Welfare Advocate

Kate Vaccaro

Partner, Manko Gold Katcher & Fox, LLP

Michael Wilson

Associate Broker BHHS, Fox & Roach Realtors

Advisory Board

Executive Committee

The Honorable Jennifer B. Ranji

Family Court Judge

The Honorable Nicole Poore

State Senator

Patricia Blevins

Animal Advocate & Former President Pro Tempore of the Delaware Senate

Edward J. Freel

Senior Policy Fellow, Institute for Public Administration, University of Delaware

Advisory Members

Ryan Carlson

Compliance Officer, JP Morgan Chase

Emily Cunningham

DE Department of Education

Peggy Del Fabbro

CEO, M. Davis & Sons, Inc.

The Honorable Karryl Hubbard

Secretary of Labor, State of Delaware

Sam Johnson

Brown Advisory

The Honorable Mary M. Johnston

Superior Court Judge

Leann Moore

Institute for Public Administration, University of DE

John Rago

Deputy Chief of Staff for Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki

The Honorable Bryan Shupe

Member, House of Representatives

Danni Van Drew

DRPR Strategies

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