Amy Kaunas, President
Humane Society of Harrisburg Area

Susan Salyards, Vice President
Beaver County Humane Society

Todd Hevner, Treasurer
SPCA of Luzerne County

Anastasia Papadoplos, Secretary
Pennsylvania SPCA


Lisa Bahr
Centre County PAWS



Lisa Roberts Cadorette, Director of Rescue Partnerships, is a dedicated and resourceful professional. She has significant experience in higher education, in health care settings, and in the nonprofit sector. Lisa holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing, a Master of Science degree in Education, and is a proud veteran of the United States Air Force Nurse Corps.

After serving in the military, Lisa spent 25 years in higher education and subsequently pivoted to C-level executive positions in the animal welfare sector in the roles of Chief Development Officer and as Executive Director. Lisa has a knack for tackling challenges and solving problems with creative solutions; she is the founder and president of Cadorette Communications LLC, specializing in communications and engagement strategies.

Lisa prides herself on her communication skills and her ability to establish positive and sustainable relationships with clients and colleagues. She is a proud mom to her four adult children and to her rescued furbaby Savannah, a Chow/Australian Shepherd mix.

Jessica Walton, Program Coordinator. She brings with her Administrative and Customer service skills, as well as her ability to communicate effectively. Jessica is currently obtaining her Bachelors Degree in Psychology, with a concentration in Criminal Justice, and plans on using her degree to become a dog warden.

After retiring from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as an Executive Assistant early, Jessica took on the role of being a stay at home Mom to her two children, Lilah and Dominic. Jessica is a problem solver, critical thinker and is always willing to help others around her.

Jessica is a dedicated, honest person, with a desire to make a difference in our animal community. She enjoys a challenge, networking with others, and is dedicated to our mission. Jessica is married with two children, has 4 furry children, and enjoys cooking, yard sale-ing, and spending time with her family.