Our Team

Our leadership team is comprised of exceptional individuals who all have one thing in common…a passionate dedication to saving animals and finding them loving adoptive homes. This includes our Board and Advisors listed below.

Our team also includes many volunteers who provide the necessary support a no-kill shelter demands. We stand proud in our success as a well-run animal rescue organization and our achievements.

Board of Directors

Karen Azarchi, President BIG A, LLC:   kazarchi@easelnj.org
Dr. Georgia Arvanitis, Vice President, MbGa Scientific LLC.
Jill Ann Murphy, Treasurer, The Mercadien Group
Cheri Hennessy Durst, Animal Activist, Secretary

Michael Butler, Esq, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott
Mary Calvert, The Lawrenceville School
Marianne DiMola, CMA Associates
Christy Garrison, Blissful Paws
Cindy Hollender, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
Dr. John Kazmierczak, D.V.M.,, West Trenton Animal Hospital
Jeffrey Lang, Esq,  Stark & Stark
Mark Phillips, Shelter Manager: mphillips@easelnj.org

Advisory Committee

Dennis Daly, Esq., Fidelity National Information Service
Diane Bailey, Education Testing Service
Diane Hasili, Capital Health
David Matthau, 101.5 Radio
Vince Sacco, Blackrock
Annie Trinkle, Animal Alliance