Our leadership team consists of nonprofit professionals, veterinarians, wildlife rehabilitators and animal care specialists. Read more to learn about us.
Debra Parsons-Drake, SFWC’s Executive Director since late 2016, has worked in animal welfare for decades…
Director of Wildlife Rehabilitation Dr. Renata Schneider, DVM, joined SFWC in 2003…
Dr. Antonia Gardner, DVM, joined the veterinary staff at SFWC in 2005 and was named Medical Director in 2014. Dr. Gardner oversees SFWC clinic operations…
Peggy Calhoun, ACFRE, joined SFWC as Sr. Director of Development in 2018. Peggy brings decades of fundraising experience to the SFWC development team…
Director of Operations Deborah Robbins Millman joined SFWC in 2016. Previously, she spent 4 1/2 years as Director…
South Florida Wildlife Center’s board of directors includes nationally renowned animal experts and advocates.
Jeffrey J. Arciniaco, Chair
Eric L. Bernthal
Melissa Seide Rubin
Jeffrey Arciniaco – President/Chair
Eric L. Bernthal – Vice President/Vice Chair
G. Thomas Waite, III – Treasurer
Michaelen Barsness – Assistant Treasurer
Johanie Parra – Secretary