Darlene Knowles

Chief Financial Officer/Deputy Director

Darlene became the Deputy Director for The American Holistic Veterinary Medical Foundation (AHVMF) in August 2013 and became the Chief Financial Officer as well in February 2018.

Darlene was a former Office Manager/Executive Secretary for the American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association (AHVMA) where she proved to be a valuable asset to the organization within her fifteen-month tenure from May 2012-August 2013.  

Darlene holds a B.A. degree in Behavioural and Social Sciences and has certification in Business Management and Leadership. She has extensive experience working and volunteering for non-profit organizations. This includes 22 years developing, implementing, and managing program plans proficiency; 11 years non-profit proposal & grant/contract management/writing; and 11 years office/administrative management. 

Previously, she has been a dedicated volunteer creating and implementing programs for both animals and children for over 25 years.