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Humane Society of Greater Rochester

Board and Leadership Team

The Lollypop Farm Team

Together with our community, Lollypop Farm seeks to better the lives of animals in our community. From senior leadership to the staff and volunteers, each person plays a critical role in creating a more just and humane world for pets and people.

Senior Leadership Team


Alice Calabrese, CAWA
President and CEO
(585) 223-1330 | email

Adrienne McHargue, CAWA
Vice President and COO
(585) 223-1330 x236 | email

Brenda Krusenstjerna
Vice President and CFO
(585) 223-1330 x239 | email

Reno Di Domenico
Vice President for Humane Law Enforcement
(585) 223-1330 x234 | Animal Cruelty Hotline: (585) 223-6500 | email

Terry Knapp, PHR
Vice President for Organizational Development
(585) 223-1330 x250 | email

Cathie Wright, CFRE
Vice President of Donor Relations
(585) 223-1330 x245 | email

Dr. Cristina Cadavieco, DVM
Medical Director
(585) 223-1330 x101 | email

Board of Directors


Fiscal Year 2024 – 2025

Chairperson of the Board — James A. Spitz Jr.
Vice Chairperson — Diane McCue
Secretary — Henry Bober
Treasurer — Dejan Jozic
Julie Bazan, Career Development & Enterprising Opportunities, Cornell University
Henry Bober, Principal Mechanical Engineer
Courtney Brock, StoneBridge Business Partners
Rev. Alton L. Byrd, Sr., Bryant and Stratton
Don Chesworth, Tully Rinckey PLLC
Jesse Cramer, Cobblestone Capital Advisors
David Friedlander, Monroe County Sheriff’s Office Mounted Division
Don Gress, Honeywell (retired)
Dejan Jozic, Constellation Brands
Abby Mastrella, Paychex
Diane McCue, Eastman Kodak (retired)
Corey Mortimer, Tompkins Financial Corporation
Dr. Henry Schroeder, DVM Chili Animal Care (retired)
Ray Shea, Monroe Community College (retired)
James A. Spitz, Jr., Harris Beach PLLC (retired)
Hon. Joseph Valentino, New York Supreme Court 7th Judicial District (retired)
Cindy Yancey, Constellation Brands (retired)

Department Management


Laura Burton
Guest Services Manager
(585) 223-1330 x109 | email

Alex Chernavsky
Director of Information Technology
(585) 223-1330 x132 | email

Joanna Dychton
Farm Director
(585) 223-1330 x266> | email

Kim Ferris-Church, MS Ed, CHES
Director of Humane Education
(585) 223-1330 x173 | email

Jessica Francis
Human Resources Manager
(585) 223-1330 x255 | email

Kristen Halderman, LVT
Clinic Manager
(585) 223-1330 | email

Robin Harisis
Manager of Leadership and Legacy Giving
(585) 223-1330 x202 | email

Hannah Hecht, MBA
Adoptions Manager
(585) 223-1330 x209 | email

Abigail Kochan
Donor Relations Manager
(585) 223-1330 x197 | email

Lindsay Kuhn
Animal Intake & Resource Manager
(585) 223-1330 x257 | email

Amylark Lorwood, MPH
Director of Development
(585) 223-1330 x244 | email

Mary Miller
Farm Manager
(585) 223-1330| email

Mike Musselman 
Director of Facilities
(585) 223-1330 x278 | email

Vicky Pape
Director of Animal Placement
(585) 223-1330 x219 | email

Emily Peck
Animal Care Manager
(585) 223-1330 x189 | email

Erin Sandle
Director of Admissions and Community Resources
(585) 223-1330 x295 | email

Allyson Scott, MBA, CPA
Accounting Manager
(585) 223-1330 x241 | email

Karen Stolt, CVA
Volunteer Director
(585) 223-1330 x231 | email

Ashley Zeh
Director of Communications
(585) 223-1330 x216 | email

Other Contacts


Media Contact:
Ashley Zeh
Director of Communications
(585) 223-1330 x216 | cell: (585) 721-2169 | email

Have a passion for animals?

Lollypop Farm is looking for candidates who support our vision for a just and compassionate world for all animals.

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