Pet Partners Appoints Strategic Partnerships Manager
Pet Partners, an organization that registers therapy animals for animal-assisted interventions, hired Katie Kasten to its staff. Kasten joins the organization as strategic partnerships manager. Her responsibilities will include identifying and stewarding relationships that impact revenue and mission delivery, managing the Workplace Well-being program on a national level, heading the Sponsored Visit Program and the Boosted Post Program, being liaison with corporate and strategic partners and supporting fundraising.
“With the expansion of many of our programs, there was a need to create a position dedicated to help manage those programs which we are very excited about,” said Annie Peters, president and CEO of Pet Partners. “Katie’s experience in project management and marketing makes her a great fit for this position and we are thrilled to have her be part of the team.”
Prior to joining Pet Partners, Kasten was a senior analyst for Market Strategies where she led research from conception to completion, maintained integrity of data and analysis, developed comprehensive reporting with actionable results and project management.