2023 President’s Council Members

The Animal Rescue League of Boston’s (ARL) dedicated President’s Council members provide the critical resources needed to care for animals where they belong, connect community resources, strengthen laws, and raise awareness to prevent animal neglect and abuse everywhere.

Foundation for the Future Campaign

Thank you to the following individuals and families for their inspiring generosity in support of our new state-of-the-art facility on our Dedham Campus. We are thrilled to share that with their help we exceeded our $3M goal!

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The Solomon Family

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The Rabe Family
Connie and Peter Lacaillade
Walter and Lee Kenyon
The Mabel Louise Riley Foundation

William Schawbel
Louise and Kurt Wulff
Lisa A. Clifton

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The Beardsley-Tomasetti Family
Rich Davey and Jane Willis
The Kettyle Family
The McDonald-Passoni Family

The Ridill Clowder
Avi Nelson
José Rodriguez-Villalobos and Christopher Lapan

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Rich Kelly and Carol Akerson
Renee Knilans
Rod and Barbara Macdonald
Kathleen and Norman MacLeod
Jane and Jeffrey Marshall
Christina and Daniel Nagler
Mary Nee and Jim Chapin
Tara and Christophe Oliver

Nadine Pellegrini and
Douglas Stoddart
Alisa Plazonja and Dmitry Gurevich
Christopher Primiano
In honor of Carmélia Soglia Novaes and Marlies Schettino
Dr. Stephen Spiegelberg and
Denise Saltojanes

Thank you to the 2023 President’s Council!


In Memory of Doodle Dog
Connie and Peter Lacaillade
Allison and William Mankivsky
Jane and Jeffrey Marshall
William Schawbel

$25,000 – $49,999

Lisa A. Clifton
Michelle and William Gelnaw
Monica L. King

$10,000 – $24,999

Janet H. Bantly
Elinor R. Blair
Katherine A. Burdon
Christopher Carter
Rich Davey and Jane Willis
Craig Davis and Steve Vondran
Sadhana and Frederick Downs
John Doyle
Dr. Carol Epstein
Michelle and Andrew Feinberg
Daniel and Maureen Flatley
Ellen and Gilbert Forest
Joseph Forjan
Margaret Allyn Tarver Gallerani
Ms. Nancy Hausman
Karen Hess

David Jacob
Peter Jahn
Walter and Lee Kenyon
Drs. Cynthia and William Kettyle
Alessandra H. Kingsford
Rose B. Mandelbaum
Michael and Debra McAleer
Linda and P. Andrews McLane
Christina and Daniel Nagler
Mary Nee and James Chapin
Arthur and Paula Rabe
Heather and Park Ridill
José Rodriguez-Villalobos and Christopher Lapan
Christopher Souvey
Jill Sullivan-Browne
Laura Tomasetti and David Beardsley
Raimund and Anne Vanderweil

$5,000 – $9,999

Roger and Denise Ackerman
Danah and Daniel Al-Husaini
Marc Baumgartner
Irene Bloomstein
Dr. Nancy Blum and Mr. David Potel
Rosemarie and Charlie Boucher
Elaine and Timothy Bowe
Mary Jane Caranci
Dennis and Ann Charette
Brenda L. Crawford
Joanie Crowell
Jane and Robert Deegan
Jonathan Delgado and Catherine Bird
Martha W. Elliott
Quentin and Violetta Faulkner
Dr. Drew G. Faust
Grace and Ted Fey
Tracy Fischer
Patricia Flatley
Elizabeth Games
Wayne Gay, Jr.
Vera Hand
Nancy Haverty
James and Robeson Herrnstein
Herbert A. Huene
Barbara Jais
Sara L. Johnson
Rich Kelly and Carol Akerson
“Kirkiles & Associates Commercial Insurance
A Division of Starkweather & Shepley”
Renee Knilans
Christine Kromer
Richard and Laura Lavoie
Lee Ann and Michael Leahy
Rod and Barbara Macdonald
Allegra Manacher and Curt Kohlberg

Kelly and Brian McKernan
Margo Mercer
Mr. Wilhelm M. Merck and Ms. Nonie Brady
Elizabeth C. Minot
Robert A. Moeser
David and Ginger Murray
Kiki and Tim Neely
Avi Nelson
Caroline M. Niemira
Mary Noble
Paula J. O’Keeffe
Jay C. Pattin
Nadine Pellegrini and Douglas Stoddart
Carol A. Rhoads
Margaret Robinson
Robert and Christiane Rosati
Sydney Rosen and The Mike and
Toni Rosen Family Fund
Dr. Stephen Spiegelberg and Denise Saltojanes
Jeffrey and Cynthia Schechter
Dr. Edward Schettino
Peter and Cynthia Schliemann
The Sea Breeze Foundation
Anna Semakhin and Nathan Jordan
Kristin and Roger Servison
Jennifer and Michael Shea
James and Marcia Silverman
Diane and Bradford Straus
Dr. Erin Swedish and Joseph Bracken
Lindsey and Brian Swett
Sharon Tan
Jane and Andrew Urban
Ms. Martha Verdone
William G. Winterer
Louise and Kurt Wulff
Maureen C. Yauckoes

$2,500 – $4,999

Chava Abrams
Katrina Anderson and Michael Denomy
Gregory Ansin
Phyllis Birnbaum
Barbara and Michael Blauer
Brian Boyle and Polly Marmaduke
Stephanie Brandenburg
Mary and Shaun Buckley
Lynne G. Bumpus
Barbara Burg and Priscilla Golding
Iris H. Cannata
Joshua Caravetta
Amelia Charamba
Kristin L. Chisholm
Howard Cohen and Myra Musicant
Maya and Aaron Cole
Stephen Darr and Linda Feremery
George and Nettie Dillon
Rebecca Dolfi
Jane B. Donahue
Helen Donovan and Holly Nixholm
Margaret Dunn
Eaglemere Foundation, Incorporated
Alison Erbig and William Goldberg
Vinita and David Ferrera
Maureen Finnerty and Michael Thornton
Kathryn Firth
Anne Foresman
Victoria C. Fremont
Patricia and Peter Gibson
Michael J. Godek
Judith M. Gonsalves
Josh and Sarah Greenhill
Thomas C. Harris Ph.D.
John and Katy Hayes
Bill and Barbara Hill
Susan Hurwitz and Miguel Lessing
Mary Jackson
Steven Kaufman and Arlene Handschuch
Stephen and Joan Kelly

Michael A. King
James T. Knowles
Laura L’Abbe
Jeanne Leszczynski and Diane DiCarlo
Anne R. Lindsay and Dr. David J. Schwarz
Anne-Marie and Bill Litchfield
Barbara H. Magruder
Barbara Matteson and Steve Clayton
Terri-Lynn McCormick
Malcolm McDonald and Susan Passoni
Jane C. McLagan
Jeanne Nutt
Brian O’Connor
Tara and Christophe Oliver
Karen M. O’Toole
Mary and John Parker
Malinda and Ronald Pulicari
Keri Pyke
Trish Regan and Dan Cibotti
Ron and Jane Remy
Karl D. Riemer
Peter and Beverley Robbins
Amy Rosenfeld and Lisa Walsh
Paul F. Rulison
Debbie and Darin Samaraweera
Dr. Marilyn Sarles
Kathryn Sarles Garvey and Patrick Garvey
Philip Saul
Kevin Scerbo and Jeffrey Lyle
Brian Sharkey
Jennifer Shea
Tracie and Jason Silvers
Janet Stoddard
Joyce Tallent-Klock and Brian Klock
Brenda Weinstein and Dorothy Strauss
Dr. Priscilla L. White
Sonya and Sean Wilder
Ms. Patricia R. Willis
David Wisholek and Christopher McBride
Michael Woodhouse
Antonia Zaccaria

$1,000 – $2,499

Beverly A. Alba
Michael and Laura Albert
Dylan and Leigh Ann Alexander
Hollis M. Allen, Jr.
Holly Amans-Kaiser
Mary Ames
Nate and Sara Amory
Marsha Anastasia and Roger Fenningdorf
Linda M. Andersen
Judith M. Anderson
Anonymous (3)
Ruth Anzalone
Catherine A. Armstrong
David and Alexandra Ashpole
Pauline Attridge
Maureen and Carleton Atwood
Robert Auger
Judith L. Avery
Veronika Bachmann-Baron
Carmita and Charles Baker
Pam Bankert
Ayelet Barkai
Eva Barrett
Sophia and David Barron
Jill Bassett
Katie Bates
Emma Baumgartner
Elizabeth Baxter
Letitia and Thomas Beauregard
Mary Beth Bell
Nancy Z. Bender
Consie Berghausen
Gina Bernal O’Connor
Robert Berstein and Sarah Mayer
Harvey Bidwell and Nancy Binner
Priscilla A. Biondi
Robert L. Birnbaum
Barbara Bivens
Anne Booth
Domonic Boreffi
Robert and Karen Boudreau
Dr. Jayson and Tatyana Bowers
Virginia and Robert Bradley
David Brahm and Karen Hunold
Geraldine Brennan Prato and Barbara Prato
Margot H. Brickelmaier
Dr. Susan Bromley
Marley Ann Brumme and Timothy Cook
Josephine and David Bucci
Jean P. Buchanan
Linda A. Buckley
Melinda Ann Burke
Kasia Bytnerowicz
Emma Bzdafka
Elizabeth and Tim Cagen
Edward Cahill and Kathleen Mooney-Cahill
Cynthia L. Cajka
Meredith Campbell
Lisa Cannata
Jon G. Carpenter
Robert Carpenter and Karen Maloney
The Carr Family
Jasmine Caruk
David and Lisa Cawley
Connie Chan and Mary Jane Treacy
Chris Chapman
Katherine Charles
Pamela A. Chatis
David Chavolla
Matthew Chmura
Michael and Julie Cicalese
Courtney Clark
Janice M. Clarke
Brenda and Babak Clunan
Victoria Coburn
Kenneth Cochran
Nancy E. Cogswell
Howard A. Cohen*
Dr. Randi Cohen and Al Ossorio
Joel and Sumako Cohn
Virginia Coleman
Judith and James Connors
Michael Consolazio
Samantha and Mark Cornebise
Robert and Lorraine Cortez
Tommy and Ann Costa
Keith and Linda Crews
Randall Cronk and Arlene Figman Cronk
Robert Crosby and Shelley Gordon
Patricia J. Crow
Jeffrey and Jennifer Cusack
Helena D’Angelo
Dr. Bruce Davie and Ms. Christy Bonstelle
Giuliana D’Esopo
Doris Dewing and Frederick Koerner
Richard and Susan Dieter
Zahra Dossa
Michele Doucette and Philip Newbury
William Drinan
David L. Driscoll
Laura and Daniel Dubin
Mary A. Duffey
Dian Dulberger and Evan Wells
Barbara J. Dunay
Charles Duncan
Audree and Robert Dyson
Patricia Edraos
Frederick and Kimiko Ek
Marilyn and Luther Eldredge
Ms. Joan Eldridge
The Ellen B. Gray Memorial Fund
Tracy Ellis
Brendan Epstein
Michael Eramo
Christine G. Espino
Patti Faff
Martha J. Farquhar
Roxanne and Michael Field
David Fike
Tracy K. Firth
Sandra A. Fischer
Holly Flaherty
Rebecca Flaherty
Kimberly and Scott Fluhrer
Peter Y. Flynn
Martin and Kathleen Fogle
Dr. Lisa R. Fortuna
Joseph and Cynthia Freeman
Linnea and Niyum Gandhi
Ute D. Gannett
Dr. Pamela D. Gerardi
Mary Giles Carter
Drs. Elizabeth Ginsburg and Robert Weinstein
Jesse B. Girardi
Jen Girgen
Sheila Girouard
Theresa Golden
Karen and Nicholas Gondoly
Elizabeth H. Gorman
Amy Graves and Anne Cowie
Dr. David W. Griffiths
Dr. Yvette S. Groszmann
Ronald Gurrera
Tony Guthrie
Kate Gutierrez and Brendan Albert
Lori and Rick Hagen
Mary Jo Haggerty
Donna and Michael Hall
Richard and Lois Hall
David H. Halpert
Stuart and Betty Hamilton
David Hammer
Hanadi Hamzeh
Frederick F. Harrop
Maureen Harvey-Cullen
Nathan S. Hasson
Sherry H. Hatch
David Hatten and Laura Zacchigna
Brian Joseph Hazard
Susan and Neal Heffron
Tany and Sean Heuer
Ann-Louise and Timothy Hittle
Alice Hoffman
Gerard and Jacqueline Hokanson
Ms. Mildred T. Holbert*
Anna Holzhauer
Carol M. Homeyer
Axel Hoos
Christopher and Theresa Houck
Ronald W. Hull
Jean R. Husson
Kimberly Hutchinson and Benjamin Tarlow
Curtis Huttenhower and Hong Luo
Brian Hyde and Joe Fiorello
Kathryn Imler
James and Margaret Ingraham
Connie Irwin
Russell and Janice Isaia
Anne H. Isbister
Dana I. Jewell
Ellen Johnson
Kimber L. Johnson
Cynthia M. Jones
Mark and Julie Jones
William and Susan Kams
Kimberly and Robert Karolides
Stephen and Jill Karp
Yael Katzman
Danya L. Kazakavich
Meghan Kelleher and Kerry Herzig
Dr. Holly L. Kelsey
Carolyn Kemp
Jan and Karen Kemper Henson
Meg Kenny and David Deschamps
Kunie Kinniery
Elizabeth Kiraly
Brenda L. Kirouac
Dr. Trude Kleinschmidt
Catherine Knapp
Susan M. Koors
Helen and Richard Kosinski
Juliette Kowalchik
Anna Krohn
Karyn Krystock
Sandra LaLond
Gertrude Lanman
Claude M. Lee
Jonathan Leehey
Liza Lefkowski
Patricia A. Leighfield
Natalie and Susan Lenkauskas

The Leon V and Marilyn L Rosenberg Family Foundation*
Walter and Irene Lesniaski
Angela Lett
Alex and Julia Levy
Jaye E. Lewis
James G. Liebau
Dr. Patricia Lindquist, PhD
Bob and Jane Lingeman
Dominic Lloyd
Peter Lombard
Jacques Longerstaey and Diana Ipekdjian
Geoff Lordi and Margaret Fu
Patricia and Michael Lotane
Stanton A. Lyman
Linda J. Lyster
Sharon Mabile
Robert E. MacKay
Julie Mackin and Daniel Clevenger
Kathleen and Norman MacLeod
Peter and Susan Maguire
Martha Mahoney
Robert and Kathleen Mahoney
Wendy Mailot
Charles Malacaria
Mark and Mikki Manganaro
Kimberlee A. Marcotte
Yeri Martinez
Jaime and Geoffrey Mason
Randy Mason
Giulia Matthews
Kerry and Jonathan May
Tezla Mayorga
Robert and Sandra Mazaika
Felecia R. McBride Robertson
Andrea and Read McCaffrey
Nancy and Brad McConky
Donna McDermott
Kathleen D. McFadden
Thomas P. McIntyre
Marian McKenney-Lynde
Julie M. Mead
Jorge Medina Conde
Jay and Swapna Mehta
Barbara W. Meyer
John and Robyn Meyn
Janet Mihalyfi
Andy and Marilyn Mikita
Lori and Lesley Millar-Nicholson
Helen S. Mooradkanian
Deborah and Timothy Moore
Julie Moore
John Moran and Michael Wood
Kyle F. Moran
Barbara Moreton
Carolyn S. Morrill
Debi Morrison
Caroline Mortimer
Harriet Moss and Paul Rosenberg
Cathy and Alvaro Moura
Justine and James Mullen
Dr. Ellen Wojdak Munley
Kevin and Marie Munnelly
Albertina Murphy
William E. Murphy
Danielle Myers
Caroline Nagle
Kathleen and Ralph Needleman
Ms. Charlotte Prescott Newton
Linh Nguyen
Dr. Elizabeth Nichols
Mary Jane Niemann
Cheryl Noroian
Jane Norton
Wendy Nowokunski
Deniz Olcay
Kathryn Oram
Katherine Parker
Bianca Passarelli
Kishorkuma N. Patel
Allen and Linda Peeler
Linda and Winfield Perry
Marcia Peters
Edward E. Phillips
Mary Pizzichino
Barbara E. Plumeri
Katherine and Julian Potenza
Carol A. Potvin
Anne P. Randolph
Ms. R. Elna Rapp
James and Barbara Rathmell
Elizabeth Rayer
Leslie Read
Barbara A. Reade
Barbara and Phil Reed
John Regan
Meg Rehrauer
Roger and Hannelore Reiser
Ellin Reisner
Jason and Erinn Rhodes
Margaret Rice
Gretchen S. Richards
Julian Richards
Mary E. Roach
Nancy J. Roach
Edgar Roca and Helen Roca-Garcia
Michelle Rock
Penelope and William Rodday
Jessica L. Rogerson
Victoria Roman
Judith Rosen and Chuck Dresner
Mike and Toni Rosen
Bernard H. Rosman
Robert Ross
Matthew and Ruth Rossi
Patricia C. Rotondi
Lara Rotter
Ellen F. Ruland
Ralph and Deborah Ryall
Cassie Ryan
Elaine and Scott Sabatino
Matthew and Carlyn Sanders
Alison Sanzone
Philip Sarcione and Mary Burnett
Norman Satanoski
Mildred and Frank Savastano
Lois Schiappa and John Derry
Lynne Schlossberg
Gerie Schumann
Rebecca L. Schuster
Malisa and Andrew Schuyler
Stephanie and Jeffrey Schwartz
Prof. M. Kathleen Seiders
Ramona Sequeira
Alexandra Shalom
Mrs. Mary Sherpick*
Kathryn Sherrill
Suzanne M. Siccone
Michael A. Simpson
Karl Sims and Pattie Maes
Nancy A. Skowyra
Leanne Smith
Lorraine Smith
Melissa Smith
Patricia Smith
David Soucy
Deborah and Randall Spicer
Andrea Sprince
Jessica Srinivas
Susan Stamler
Joshua Sternberg and Jacqueline Boivin Sternberg
Tracy Stewart
Walter Stewart and Ann Sherpick
Roger Straus and Connie Sullivan
Joanne Sullivan
Kevin and Kate Sullivan
Julian Sun
Samantha Sutton
Debbie Swenson
John Szolomayer
Connie Tang
Deborah Tassone
Bruce and Sarah Taymore
Bertha Terhune
Dr. Christine B. Thomas
Jacqueline and John Thomson
Christine M. Tierney
Kelsey Todd
Hilary Tooley
Barbara Tornow
Dr. Vicki Tsai
Christine Urban
Richard D. Urell
Mary and Richard Utt
Faye and Dr. Charles Van Buren
Lynn Van Dine Weller
Thomas Vittorioso
Lisa Volkening
Dorothy W. Waldron
Edward J. Walker
Constance H. Walkingshaw
Jane H. Wang
Pamela W. Ward
Anne and Alick Watson
William and Joanne Watson
Judi and Bill Weil
Patricia Welsh
Bonnie Westfall
Christopher White and Angela Wehr
William and Sonja Whitney
Fay Whittaker
Regina B. Wiedenski
Kim and Trevor Williams
Becky A. Willoughby
Seth Wills and Chris Gucciardo
Earl B. Winthrop
Monika A. Wirtz
Deborah Wolfman
Michael Wong
Dr. Clive R. Wood
James and Anita Worden
Richard W. Woznac
Alicia and Jeremy Yamin
Richard and Stephanie Yirikian
Mr. Garry Zacheiss
Linda and Mark Zaitlin
Emily Zammiello
Jin Zhao
William Zimrin
Debrah A. True

*in memoriam

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