Meet our leadership team
US Board of Directors
- Carter Luke, President, and Secretary
- Sandra Bereti, Treasurer
- Sonya Marques-Correia, Trustee
- Steve McIvor, Sole Member
International Board of Directors
- Joanna Ker, Chair
- Nesta Hatendi, Deputy Chair, and Trustee
- Franc Cortada, Trustee
- Sarah Ireland, Trustee
- Sandra Bereti, Trustee
- Christine Lloyd, Trustee
- Mwikali Muthiani, Trustee
- Berangare Michel, Trustee
- Karen Winton, Trustee
- Frank Alarcon, Trustee
- Svetlana Ignatieva, Trustee
- Jamie Craig, Trustee
The World Animal Protection US office has a team of passionate individuals who have dedicated their time and effort to help animals around the world. Scroll down to learn more about them!
- Elizabeth (Liz) Quick-Corral, Interim Executive Director/Development Director
- Lisa Monteleone, Marketing and Communications Director
- Cameron Harsh, Interim Programs Director/Farming Campaign Manager
- Nicole Barrantes, Wildlife Campaign Manager
- Liz Cabrera Holtz, Wildlife Campaign Manager
- Joe Loria, Meat Reduction Campaign Manager
- Jeanne Turkheimer, Communications Manager
- Hannah Goldstein, Social Media Manager
- John Karas, Senior Philanthropy Manager
Elizabeth Quick-Corral (Liz)
Interim Executive Director/Development Director
Elizabeth Quick-Corral (Liz) is the Interim Executive Director/Director of Development at World Animal Protection US. Liz is responsible for overseeing and generating funds for the lifesaving work we conduct.
Liz has many years of senior development management experience at animal and university organizations.
She has spoken at five national fundraising conferences on a wide variety of topics and techniques. She brings over seven years of nonprofit fundraising experience ranging from digital and direct mail strategy, major and foundation giving, sustaining giving, legacy and bequests, events and strategic management. She is constantly inspired by the many people who chose to entrust their giving to animal causes.
Liz is based in Los Angeles where she lives with her husband and two dogs Penny and Cocobella. In her free time, you can find Liz drinking coffee and reading a good book.
Interim Programs Director/Farming Campaign Manager
Cameron Harsh is the Interim Programs Director for World Animal Protection US. Cameron works to improves the lives of farmed animals in the United States working with producers, farmers, and suppliers to improve conditions.
Prior to joining World Animal Protection in 2018, he worked on food safety policy.
Areas of expertise: Pig welfare, improvement of health, sustainability, and equity of our food system, food, and farming policy
Director of Marketing and Communications
Lisa Monteleone is the Director of Marketing and Communications and oversees World Animal Protection’s US marketing, social media, and communications. Lisa has twenty years’ experience leading marketing and communications teams, both large and small, in the for-profit sector, primarily in fashion. Before joining World Animal Protection US, Lisa founded a consultancy dedicated to helping entrepreneurs who produced sustainable and eco-friendly products scale their businesses and positively impact their industries toward a more climate-friendly future. Lisa’s expertise includes digital marketing, social media, events, public relations, and celebrity engagement. She has long been an animal advocate volunteering at rescues and shelters near her home in New Jersey. Lisa shares her residence with her husband and three very rambunctious rescue cats.