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…
Jan Del Sesto came to Florida from Boston, where she spent decades as a manager, CEO, and consultant to nonprofit organizations, foundations, philanthropists…
Director of Operations Deborah Robbins Millman joined SFWC in 2016. Previously, she spent 4 1/2 years as Director…
Wildlife Education Director Lynn Miller joined The Humane Society of the United States’ family of animal care centers in 2012…
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
Rebecca Brennan Branzell – Secretary