Team CPS

Our team of Staff, Foster Carers and Volunteers at The Cat Protection Society of Victoria have a diverse set of experiences and backgrounds but share a mutual passion for animal welfare and protecting the rights of those who can’t do so themselves. We pride ourselves on providing the highest level of care to cats in need and are committed to helping every cat find their perfect forever home.

Get to know some of our team below:

Ian Crook

Chief Executive Officer

ceo@catprotection.com.au

Ian Crook joined The Cat Protection Society in 2014 with extensive experience in both Private and Public Industry and in the Fundraising sector. Ian is passionate about working cooperatively with the local community and other like-minded organisations to promote and improve the welfare and wellbeing of cats and to ultimately address the challenges associated with cat overpopulation.

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Lisa Pentecost

Shelter Manager

sheltermanager@catprotection.com.au

A qualified Vet Nurse with almost 20 years’ experience, Lisa has worked in both Private Clinics and Animal Shelters and enjoys the opportunity to work with the community at The Cat Protection Society to increase awareness of cat welfare and to provide a second chance to the animals that seek refuge at the Shelter.

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Dr Ann Enright

Senior Veterinarian

Grad Cert Shelter Med, Fellow-Shelter Medicine

vet@catprotection.com.au

Dr Ann Enright commenced work at our Society in 2016 with an absolute passion for Shelter Care and Medicine & is driven by the goal to work with the stray and abandoned animals who have no-hope & provide them with a second opportunity- to ultimately save lives.

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