Arin Greenwood Joins Board of Directors

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Friends of Strays is thrilled to announce that we have added Arin Greenwood to our board of directors!

Arin is a local animal welfare advocate & author. She's the winner of Creative Loafing's "Best of the Bay" Award for Best Local Author. Her stories all aim to help make this a better world for animals. They lead to animals getting adopted, folks donating to shelters and rescues, shelters implementing creative new programs and practices, and increased public awareness of important legal and policy issues.

Arin is the former animal welfare editor for The Huffington Post. Her stories about animals have appeared in a variety of publications, including The Today Show's website, The Washington Post, The Dodo, The American Bar Association Journal, Creative Loafing, and others. Most importantly, she is mom to fur-kids Murray, Chappy, Elf, & Jack.

Learn more about her work at

Welcome to Friends of Strays, Arin! We are so luck to have you by our side and can't wait to see what we can accomplish together on behalf of our community's homeless animals!