Anne Lieberman Bio
Animals across the United States are thanking their lucky stars that Anne Lieberman
brought nearly 20 years of proven nonprofit experience to the World Society
for the Protection of Animals (WSPA).
passion for animals is only matched by her
motivation to end animal cruelty.
provides leadership and direction for WSPA's
animal welfare work in the United States, as well as critical support and input for global campaigns, such as disaster relief, humane and sustainable agriculture, the impact of marine debris on animals and wildlife trafficking.
Prior to joining WSPA, she most recently served as vice president of development operations at the national environmental advocacy organization Environmental Defense Fund (EDF).
Before EDF, Lieberman worked as the associate executive director of communications and development at the YWCA of the City of New York, where she raised $4 million annually and implemented several fundraising, marketing and communications programs.
She started her career working as a media consultant and writer for various groups, and a television producer and writer for several stations, including WNET/Thirteen.
has received several awards for her
professional accomplishments, including the National Women in Communication Clarion Award in 2000 for Safe Homes Safe Communities: The AJLI Resource Guide for Ending Domestic Violence.
She is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley.