About Us

Mission

Minnesota Partnership for Animal Welfare is a collective voice dedicated to the humane treatment of animals in Minnesota through legislation, training, programs and support services.

Vision

MnPAW envisions a future where our leadership, advocacy, and training builds a strong collaborative network of animal welfare organizations within Minnesota; promote humane practices and laws for all animals; and decreases the number of unwanted, lost and neglected companion animals.

Board of Directors

President: Kate Mudge

Vice-President: Christine Coughlin, Humane Society of the United States

Caroline Hairfield, Minneapolis Animal Care and Control

Shannon Glenn, My Pitbull is Family

Emily Spurgeon, Animal Allies

Marilou Chanrasmi, Native America Humane Society

Kathy Mock, Animal Humane Society

Michelle Dosson, Best Friends Animal Society

Chris Maddox, The Rescue Crew

Emily Spurgeon, Animal Allies


MnPAW is currently accepting applications for new board members! Interested? Click below for more information, including how to apply!