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Staff members can be contacted by emailing biwfc@botstiber.org


Science and Policy Director

Stephanie Boyles Griffin is the Science & Policy Director of the Botstiber Institute for Wildlife Fertility Control. She also serves as the Senior Scientist for the Wildlife Protection Department at The Humane Society of the United States (The HSUS) in Washington, D.C., and in 2011, was appointed by Governor Martin O’Malley to serve as a Commissioner on the Maryland Wildlife Advisory Commission. For over 20 years, she has worked with federal and state agencies, non-governmental agencies, corporations, and communities to develop and implement humane, sustainable wildlife management programs and policies.


Managing Director

Monique Principi is the Managing Director for the Botstiber Institute for Wildlife Fertility Control. Prior to joining the Foundation, Monique worked at the Brookings Institution and the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, D.C. She attended New York University.


BIWFC Europe Director

Dr. Giovanna Massei is the Director of BIWFC Europe at the University of York in the United Kingdom. Dr. Massei has worked in wildlife management for 30 years with 17 years in fertility control research. Prior to BIWFC Europe Dr. Massei served as Senior Ecologist, at the National Wildlife Management Centre of the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA), UK.


Outreach Coordinator

Larry Green is the Outreach Coordinator for the Botstiber Institute for Wildlife Fertility Control.  Larry brings 25+ years of experience in fundraising, having worked for a variety of non-profit organizations including the Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations and Cheyney University of Pennsylvania.  Larry holds a Master’s Degree in Television-Radio from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, Syracuse University; and a Bachelor’s Degree in Speech Communications from Case Western Reserve University.


Communications Officer

Rose Lombardo is the Communications Officer for the Botstiber Institute for Wildlife Fertility Control. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism with a minor in Public Relations from Temple University. Prior to joining BIWFC Rose held communications positions at The Tatnall School, Devon Preparatory School and LaSalle University.


Program Assistant

Rachel Soroka is a Program Assistant for the Botstiber Institute for Wildlife Fertility Control. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree
in Environmental and Conservation Biology from Philadelphia University. Rachel is also employed as the Admissions Team
Lead at Providence Animal Center.


Multimedia Production Specialist

Elizabeth Leitzell is the Multimedia Production Specialist for the Botstiber Foundation. Elizabeth recently relocated to Philadelphia from Brooklyn, NY where she worked as a freelance photographer, director of photography and retoucher for 10 years. She also runs her own business fulfilling photography, video, and retouching assignments for various non-profit, editorial, and private clients on the East Coast. Elizabeth holds a BA in Political Science with a Minor in Digital Media Based Imaging from the University of Southern California.


Manager, Meetings and Events

Carolyn Rauch is the Meetings and Events Manager for the Botstiber Foundation. Carolyn has an extensive background in the pharmaceutical and chemical industry as a meeting, incentives, conference and event specialist. She holds an Advanced Certification in Event Planning and Healthcare Meeting Compliance. Her hobbies include crafting, interior design and gardening. Carolyn currently resides in Broomall, Pennsylvania.