Our PAWsome Team Members



Leo – Our Inspiration

Loves to: Play with stuffed animals


Nahla – CEP (Chief Executive PAWficer)

Loves to: Go to the park, beach, and Aussie Rescue Ranch to play


Magnus – Office BARKitect

Loves to: Smell things and cuddle



Compassion for Animals Team Members


Michelle Ellena - Director/ Founder

From: Santiago, Chile

Favorite quote: “To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.” – Unknown


Daniela Villalvazo - Marketing and Communications Director

From: Mexico City, Mexico

Favorite quote: “If we were meant to stay in one place, we’d have roots instead of feet.”


Yeng Lo - Project Manager

From: Seattle, WA

Favorite Quote: “Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough; we must do.” -Leonardo da Vinci



Jane Costello Ebbitt - International Project Coordinator 

From: Scotland

Favorite Quote: “Never be afraid to do what’s right, especially if the well-being of a person or animal is at stake. Society’s punishments are small compared to the wounds we inflict on our soul when we look the other way.” – Martin Luther King Jr.