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Meet the members of Friends of Finn. Founded and chaired by Amanda Hearst, the Friends of Finn committee is named after Amanda’s dog Finn, a pet store pup who turned out to be from a puppy mill.

To change the game for victims like Finn and his mom, Friends of Finn is raising gifts and matching grants for an ongoing public education, awareness, and information program on why, how, and where to get non-puppy mill dogs. This next generation of leaders is committed to animal compassion and transformational change for years to come.

The committee has chapters in New York City and San Francisco. To learn more and get involved with Friends of Finn, contact Lauren Grafer Schweibold at lschweibold@humanesociety.org.

John Bartlett, an acclaimed fashion designer who launched his eponymous menswear collection in 1991, is also a longtime animal advocate and HSUS supporter.

Fabiola Beracasa is an Elle magazine and Interview magazine contributor, an on-camera style personality, and the founder of SNAP-X, a charity that raises funds for animal welfare efforts.

Georgina Bloomberg, a founding member of Friends of Finn, is a competitive show jumper and the co-author of two young adult novels about the equestrian show circuit, The A Circuit and My Favorite Mistake.

Prince Lorenzo Borghese, best known for his appearance on ABC's The Bachelor, is the founder and president of Royal Treatment Italian Pet Spa, a bath, body, and skin care line for pets.

Katy Brodsky is the executive director of reentry services at the NYC Department of Corrections, where she works to reduce recidivism by targeting individual needs of inmates through contracted programs.

Thomas Brodsky is a partner at his family's real estate development firm, The Brodsky Organization. A dog owner since the age of 5, Thomas is a strong advocate for animal rights.

Tripp Callan is an investor in special situations and development stage companies. He was formerly an investor at Silver Point Capital, an investment firm based in Greenwich, Conn., where he held a variety of leadership positions from 2003 to 2012.

Charles Ferri began his career in wealth management at Sanford C. Bernstein Investment Management and later went on to Deutsche Bank before leaving Wall Street to become an entrepreneur.

Henry Harper is the co-founder, chairman and director of marketing & PR for Tata Harper Skincare, a 100% natural luxury beauty company based on the Harpers' organic farm in Vermont.

Amanda Hearst is the founder and chair of Friends of Finn, and a member of the HSUS Board of Directors. She is a special projects editor for Town & Country magazine, where she writes about sustainable fashion and travel.

Dr. Jennifer Jablow is known for creating the gorgeous grins of models and celebs as well as being the creator of IntelliWHiTE, the number one oral care line on Home Shopping Network.

Michael Katz is the founder of interclick, an ad technology company which he took public in 2009 and subsequently sold to Yahoo! in 2011.

Sabrina Kleier Morgenstern is executive vice president of Kleier Residential, one of two Manhattan real estate companies to headline HGTV's runaway hit real estate reality TV show Selling New York.

Samantha Kleier Forbes is executive vice president of Kleier Residential, one of two Manhattan real estate companies to headline HGTV's runaway hit real estate reality TV show Selling New York.

Dylan Lauren, known to many as the "Candy Queen," is the founder and CEO of Dylan's Candy Bar. As the daughter of legendary fashion icon Ralph Lauren and author Ricky Lauren, Dylan was immersed at an early age in design, art and fashion.

Kimberly Ovitz is a lifelong animal lover and designer who launched her self-titled label in 2009 with a vision and desire to translate her inspiration of art, architecture and nature into the world of women's fashion.

Sarah Read works in finance at BlackRock, an asset management firm in New York City. She loves animals and has raised rescue cats throughout her life. At age 5 she rescued her first cat, a kitten deserted on the street.

Stephen Read has worked in finance in the fixed income divisions of Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank and BNP Paribas. He has been a staunch advocate of Friends of Finn since its inception.

Stephanie Riggio is a lifelong animal lover and proud "mom" to a stable of horses and an opinionated Papillon named Violet. A graduate of Columbia University and The New School, she is now an adjunct professor of English at St. Joseph's College in Brooklyn, New York.

Breanna Schultz is a graduate student at Hunter College studying animal behavior and conservation. She also has over six years of entertainment marketing experience.

Andrew Schweibold is a partner at Delos Capital, a North American focused lower-middle market private equity fund.

Lauren Grafer Schweibold is director of special events for The Humane Society of the United States. She also works on the development of Friends of Finn.

Courtney Stroum Meagher is a fashion brand consultant and longtime animal advocate with extensive experience fostering and volunteering in animal shelters across the country.

Katie Sturino is a New York-based publicist and stage mom to her puppy mill rescue and Instagram-famous dog, Toast.

Katrina Szish is a TV personality and on-air correspondent known for her expertise in pop culture, entertainment and fashion.

Sam Talbot is a chef, author and television personality and was a semi-finalist on Bravo's acclaimed series Top Chef.

Kelly Vitko is a fashion industry veteran with a lifelong passion to improve the lives of animals.

Wesley Wang is widely regarded as one of the pioneers in emerging markets and is also very interested in charity causes.

Lauren Weinberg received her Ph.D. in photographic art history from the University of Cambridge in 2013.

Committee members not listed above: Tony Cummings, Daisy Johnson, Kathleen "Kick" Kennedy and Dalia Oberlander.

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