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Katherine McGowan Shenar

Katherine McGowan Shenar has spent 17 years in the animal welfare field. She lives in North Carolina with her husband, five dogs, and two cats. She is the president/CEO of Asheville Humane Society.

Content by Katherine McGowan Shenar

  • Magazine Article

    Surviving a sea change

    Twenty-odd years after an essay that sparked a movement, leaders reflect on how the field has changed - and changed them

    Twenty-odd years after the publication of Ed Duvin’s “In the Name of Mercy,” an essay often credited for sparking the no-kill movement, animal welfare leaders reflect on how the field has changed—and changed them.

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