The leadership team at Humane Society of Forsyth County (HSFC) shares an endless love for animals and works tirelessly to build a compassionate community that enriches thousands of lives. The leaders you will learn about are a mix of volunteers and employees. Learn about the people leading our mission to save and enhance lives!
Justine Daniel – Shelter Director
Justine has 10 years experience in animal welfare and over 30 years of experience in customer service. She has served as Shelter Director since 2017 and is responsible for ensuring that all areas of shelter operations run smoothly and efficiently.
Amy Comstock – Fundraising Director
A Board Member since 2014, Amy started out as our Volunteer Coordinator. In 2016, she took on more fundraising responsibilities which led her to the position she now holds. Amy and her husband Jamie are the proud parents of five wonderful rescued fur children.
Debbie Bertsch – Director, Business Operations
Debbie was one of the original founders of the HSFC Thrift Store and successfully operated it through August 2018 as Executive Director. In her new role as the Director of Business Operations she is responsible for ensuring all accounting and business operations are in order.
Board of Directors
The Humane Society of Forsyth County, GA’s Board of Directors is a volunteer board comprised of local residents who help the Society fulfill its mission. The Board sets the organization’s road-map for the future and works at fundraising throughout the year. Our board members bring a wealth of experience in many different businesses, financial and global areas. If you are interested in becoming a Board Member you may contact Bea Wilson.
Vicki Rennick – President
Vicki has served as a Board member since 2013. She was the Vice President from 2016 through June 2018. Vicki has a strong business and Human Resources background that has been helpful to the society. Vicki also actively contributes as a cat & kitten foster. She lives in North Forsyth County with her 8 rescue cats.
Mark Schullstrom Jr. – Vice President
A Board Member since 2013, Mark served as President from 2014 through June of 2018. Mark has a wealth of business experience and has been instrumental in co-authoring many of the new policies that help HSFC grow in the last 5 years. He is loved at home by his wife, daughter, and five furry animals.
Chris Griner – Treasurer
A Board Member since 2017, Chris brings a wealth of knowledge to the HSFC. He has previously served as the Treasurer on many non-profit boards and is currently the Chief Financial Officer for the Forsyth County School System. He resides in Forsyth County with his wife and a couple of fur kids
Bea Wilson – Secretary
A Board Member since 2017, Bea has been involved with the HSFC since 2012 as a dog walker, foster team coordinator, foster, and Humane Hearts Pet Therapy Director. As a retired AT&T Director, Bea brings a wealth of business experience to the group. At home, she has three ‘furry fluffies – Coco, Puff, and Toby’… (and a foster every once in a while) and hubby Wayne.
Other Board Members
Karen Landes, Marketing Director and Board Member
Wanda Deaton, Board Member
Kevin Herbert, Board Member
Kay Knight, Board Member
Scot Rucker, Jr., Board Member
Brian Tamm, Board Member