Susanne Kogut is the president of Petco Love, having first joined the organization in 2013 after a diverse career that includes serving as the executive director of Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA. She also held several prior corporate and legal positions at Capital One Financial Corporation; Gibson, Dunn and Crutcher; and Brown and Wood. In addition to serving as the president of the Petco Love, Susanne is the vice chair of board of trustees of the Human Animal Bond Research Institute (HABRI). In 2016, she received the Women of Influence Award from Pet Age, a leading pet industry publication, in recognition of her contributions to the pet industry. Susanne shares her home her a pack of dogs and a variety of different foster pets.