Director of Operations, Animal Rescue Team
Sára Varsa is director of operations for The HSUS' Animal Rescue Team.
She manages a fully equipped response team and oversees all work in removing, sheltering, and placing thousands of animals rescued from puppy mills, animals fighting operations, and animal hoarders.
Varsa also manages The HSUS' field response in natural disasters, organizing rescue and sheltering of animals in flooding, tornadoes, and hurricanes.
She has led The HSUS' on-the-ground rescue work since 2009, and she continues to expand the rescue capabilities of the nation’s largest animal protection organization.
Before coming to the HSUS, Sára dedicated herself to the field of animal welfare through her service to Friendship Hospital for Animals and, more recently, as the director of operations at The Washington Animal Rescue League.