Stephen Drynan – Chief Executive Officer

Stephen brings over 30 years of retail, operational, and financial experience where his management background includes the retail, wholesale, and transportation industries. Coming to the nonprofit sector from the position of Terminal/Division manager for one of the largest food grade transport companies, his diverse management experience has served him well. Jerilee worked for 30 years of early childhood education experience which included the Head Start program as a teacher and Site Director and management of two other child care centers. Jerilee was a longtime volunteer for Salem Friends of Felines and over the years Stephen and Jerilee have also fostered over 500 kittens and cats. Stephen and Jerilee have always cultivated a broad open door policy where community members and law enforcement officials find them to be approachable and responsive.