Senior Manager of National Marketing
Phiphi Gavalas, the senior manager of national marketing, oversees marketing for many areas, including events, initiatives, planned giving, Sanctuary marketing, adoption promotions and spay/neuter awareness. She previously served as the communications manager for Best Friends in Los Angeles, leading marketing and communications for the No-Kill Los Angeles (NKLA) initiative and the Best Friends Pet Adoption and Spay/Neuter Center in Mission Hills.
Before joining Best Friends, she was an account supervisor at a public relations and marketing agency, where she served clients from a variety of industries, from health care to retail to food and beverage. Phiphi holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and public relations from California State University, Long Beach, as well as a master’s degree in communication management from the University of Southern California. She resides in Denver, Colorado, with her husband Nik, daughter Ava, and their dog Archie.