AWC Board of Directors / Acknowledgements
AWC Board of Directors
Monica Engebretson – Born Free USA [CA]
The following individuals and organizations are not formally Participants in the Avian Welfare Coalition, but support the work and mission of AWC in a variety of ways:
AWC Advisors – Current
Nancy Blaney, Senior Policy Advisor - Animal Welfare Institute
AWC Special Contributors and Acknowledgements
Grace Lerner Sharfstein, Freelance Art Director
Grace worked over 8 years in the advertising industry on such high-profile clients as Mercedes-Benz, Coca-Cola, SONY, Sun Microsystems, Mirage Resorts Las Vegas and Smirnoff Vodka and has won a number of awards including the One Show, the Addy's and the New York Festivals.
She then put her art direction and design skills to use in sponsorship and event marketing, creating multi-platformed campaigns for American Express and events such as the Tribeca Film Festival, US Tennis Open, Tiger Woods Word Golf Championships, and Mercedes-Fashion Week. Grace also devotes her time and design skills towards helping animals through the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband, two energetic boys, and two cats.
Special thanks to the following individuals and organizations for their generous contribution of photographs to our website:
Kevin Vang/Bird Explorers
Past Board Members
Eileen McCarthy - Midwest Avian Adoption & Rescue Services (MAARS) [MN]