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Our Team

Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors (with the exception of the Executive Director) are serving on a voluntary basis, without compensation for their time and services.

Our Board is engaged and involved with the mission of the Petco Foundation and participates fully in the life-saving decisions we make to bring about a world that sees no more suffering or needless lives born.


Charlie Piscitello, President
Judith Muñoz, Vice President *
Kevin Whalen, Secretary
Dave Carr, Treasurer
Susanne Kogut, Executive Director


Elisabeth Charles
Dan Cohen *
Paula Fasseas *
Bruce Hall *
Peggy Hillier *
Reg Holden *

Maggie Osburn *
Michael Peterson *
Kailas Rao *
Lance Schwimmer
Richard Segal *

All Board members listed are as of December 31, 2013. Board members noted with an * are Board members determined to be independent as of the Petco Foundation's most recent Form 990 statement.

Petco Foundation Staff

Foundation Staff

Susanne Kogut, Executive Director
Beth Mars, Director of Business Programs and Partnerships
Rana Smith, Director of Development & Marketing
Lee Domaszowec, Program Manager
Anna Gerhart, Donor & Fundraising Analyst
Mary Ann Magana, Administrative Assistant
Sharon Sayegh, Administrative Assistant
Kim Smith, Senior Web & Community Manager
Diane Stewart, Administrative Assistant