Susan Cosby

Senior Director of Lifesaving Centers

Susan Cosby

As the senior director of lifesaving centers, Sue Cosby provides leadership for Best Friends Animal Societys communitybased animal centers across the country, including the iconic sanctuary in Kanab, Utah. Prior to joining Best Friends, she served as the Petco Foundations director of lifesaving programs and partnerships, overseeing the foundations instore adoption, fundraising and investment grants programs. Her past experience includes president and CEO of the Pennsylvania SPCA, executive director of the Animal Care and Control Team of Philadelphia, and other leadership roles at both public animal control and private shelters. Throughout her career, she has utilized customerfocused, datadriven strategies and a sense of urgency to improve organizational performance and increase the number of lives saved.