Anna Stout

Executive Director

Anna Stout
Anna Stout is the executive director of the Roice-Hurst Humane Society in Grand Junction, Colorado. She has more than a decade of both nonprofit and business experience as the founder and president of the Foundation for Cultural Exchange and owner of Transfinem Language and Cultural Services, and has served on state- and national-level boards and committees. She was also a dog training instructor and is a passionate lover of animals, words and travel.

As executive director at Roice-Hurst, Anna has focused much of her effort on building and strengthening local, regional and statewide collaborative relationships with animal and non-animal welfare agencies. She currently serves on the Colorado Federation of Animal Welfare Agencies board of directors, as well as the Western Colorado Animal Resources Coalition board as secretary. Anna brings a people-focused approach to her work in animal welfare. Her motto is "Default Empathy" and she works to bring a culture of kindness and wellness to the staff, animals and public at Roice-Hurst.

When she's not working, Anna's passions are travel, writing, language and the nonprofit world. She has two dogs, Gary and Rupert; two cats, Poopies and Bella; and a nanday conure named Agador Spartacus.

Thursday, July 13, 2017
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Save Them All: Mountain West Regional Case Studies