Senior Manager, Volunteer Engagement and Programs
Pat Guerrero is the Director of National Volunteer Engagement for Best Friends Animal Society. She is responsible for executing Best Friends’ strategy of deepening and broadening the engagement of volunteers with the mission and programs across the U.S. Pat also leads consultation with Best Friends Network partners, comprising animal shelters and rescue groups around the country, to amplify their impact through volunteer engagement. She is a certified Service Enterprise trainer and manages the Best Friends hub for the Points of Light Service Enterprise initiative, through which Best Friends partners are able to participate in the program to strengthen their volunteer strategy in order to achieve their mission. Prior to being employed by Best Friends, Pat was a Best Friends volunteer for six years, taking on small and large projects with increasing levels of responsibility for multiple departments within the organization.