Meet Our Board

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Mark Quien Board
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Kristen Lohr head shot

Susie Daily

Susie Daily is the former Training and Program Director at Paws and Affection. She moved from her staff position to a position on the board in September 2019. Because of her experience working at P&A for the first seven years of its existence, she brings to the board not only institutional knowledge, but also first-hand experience. She understands the support and instruction it takes to help both the foster and recipient teams excel. Susie has a B.A. in Psychology from Arcadia University with a focus on Animal Behavior. She now works as Program Manager at The 3 Doors, an international nonprofit with a mission to transform lives through meditation. Susie lives in New Jersey with her husband, Andy, their two dogs, nine chickens, and a horse.

Lori Goodman

Lori Goodman has nine years of experience volunteering with her certified therapy dogs at local hospitals and schools, including Children Hospital of Philadelphia, Bryn Mawr Hospital and Nemours DuPont Children’s Hospital. Lori and her dogs have participated in numerous clinical trials to evidence the efficacy of the programs and often speaks to groups about the power and importance of therapy dogs. In addition, Lori volunteers with Home at Last to house pregnant rescue dogs before and after they give birth. She weens the litter and finds them all homes once they reach 8 weeks of age. Prior to starting a family, Lori graduated from Syracuse University and worked in the non-profit sector planning fundraising events. Lori lives in Wynnewood, PA with her husband, three children, and two dogs.

Mark Quien

Mark Quien has degrees from Temple and Harvard Law and now works at EPAM Systems Inc. where he manages and leads teams in the completion of acquisitions of private and public companies. More importantly, he is a huge dog lover and loves being involved with a small, animal centered, non-profit. He enjoys being part of P&A, an organization with a family-like atmosphere because he is a contributor to an authentic and valuable mission rather than a cog in a machine. Mark lives in Fishtown with his Australian cattle dog named Goose.

Kelly Raudenbush, MA

P&A Facility Dog Handler of Golden Retriever Louie

Kelly Raudenbush, MA is the Executive Director at The Sparrow Fund, a nonprofit based in Phoenixville that serves foster and adopted children and their families. She is a child and family therapist and a certified facility dog handler through the P&A program. She and Louie have been serving families together since he joined her as her “cotherapist” in 2018. Together, they help children process their stories and empower parents to build connections with each other and their children. Kelly joined our board in 2020, offering her unique nonprofit experience as well as first-hand experience as one of our Paws & Affection dog handler teams. She lives in Phoenixville with her husband Mark, their four children, two cats, Louie, and TSF facility dog “Intern” Banks.

Roberta Rossman MEd, LMSW

Roberta Rossman is a Special Educator, Teacher of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, and Social Worker, employed with Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia as an Outpatient Education Coordinator with Cardiac Kids Developmental Program. Roberta earned a Master’s Degree in Clinical Social Work from Boston University, a Master’s Degree in Deaf Education from Gallaudet University, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Special Education from Miami University. Roberta has been an avid supporter of P&A from the moment her family embraced fostering their first ever dog, Daisy, who graduated to becoming a Facility Dog at Stratford Friends School in Newtown Square. Roberta lives in Merion Station with her family and frequently visits P&A to interact with our dogs-in-training as well as to offer support of our growth and impact in the community.

Meet Our Veterinarian

Dr. Kristen Lohr, VMD

Kristen is a veterinarian at Devon Vet Hospital in Devon, PA. She began working there in 1999 upon graduation from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. She grew up in Malvern and spent her weekends working for a local veterinarian starting at the age of 16. She attended the University of Pennsylvania for her undergrad and earned a degree in Biology. Her specialties in the veterinary field are surgery and behavior medicine. Kristen and Devon Vet Hospital are the primary caregivers to the Paws and Affection team, and they couldn’t be in better hands! Kristen was on the Paws and Affection board for the first 6 years of the organization and continues to support us in a multitude of ways.