If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
John Quincy Adams

Heritage Humane Society is a recognized leader in the Virginia Tidewater area in promoting the human-animal bond. Leadership at Heritage Humane Society starts with a professional and well-trained staff which draws on the experience and guidance from a diverse and enthusiastic Board of Directors.

Kimberly Laska
Executive Director

Christian Reeves
Finance and Administration Director

Diana Krell
Operations & Program Services Manager

Darci VanderSlik
Marketing Manager

Catherine Watts
Medical Team & Customer Care Manager

Rock Washington
Operations Supervisor

Matt Scherer
Operations Assistant Supervisor

Brianna Greth
Medical & Admissions Coordinator

Tanya Nash
Adoption Ambassador

Chris Goodwin
Animal Care Technician

Sam Morse
Animal Care Attendant

Tori Fisher
Animal Care Attendant

Jasmine Jutras
Animal Care Attendant

Eddie Kellows
Animal Care Attendant

Hannah Morman
Animal Care Attendant

Woody Lake
Animal Care Attendant  (seasonal)

Stepan Dyakov
Medical Assistant & Animal Care Attendant (seasonal)

Josh Golub
Animal Care Attendant  (seasonal)

Jenny Oren
Animal Care Attendant  (seasonal)

Andrew MacDougall, DVM
Contract Veterinarian


Dean Sculthorpe

Ben Sadtler
Vice President

Carlyle Campbell

Pamela Mason

David Gaston
At-large Executive Committee

Kimberly Laska
Executive Director


Jim Mundy
Auxiliary Liaison

Randy Hawthorne

David Wolfe Kent

Denise Koch

Martha McCartney

Elizabeth “Betsy” McKenna

Karen Riordan

Sean Sparkman, DVM