Kasey Spain, product growth manager, SPDA Network
Kasey Spain is the Product Growth Sr. Specialist for Best Friends new initiative, Shelter Pet Data Alliance. Kasey was previously the Director of Marketing and Communications for American Pets Alive!, where she led the launch and all marketing and communications efforts for Human Animal Support Services. She also was the co-creator of pets.findhelp.com, a first-of-its-kind platform for free and low-cost pet support services, nationwide.
Kasey got her start in animal welfare at Austin Animal Center where she served as the Marketing and Communications Manager. She received an Addy Award and an Emmy nomination for her work on a lost pet awareness campaign produced for Austin Animal Center.
With a background as a graphic designer and creative director specializing in design and branding, Kasey has worked with brands such as Neiman Marcus, Lincoln Property Company, Chuy’s, Choctaw Casinos, TIGI Haircare and many more.
Kasey has presented at various conferences and webinars on transforming animal services relationships with their communities through creative communication. She is passionate about supporting animal shelter employees and families in their mutual love of pets and how working together is the solution to saving as many pets' lives as possible.