Ann Chynoweth

Ann Chynoweth is the senior director of the End Animal Fighting and Cruelty Campaign at HSUS. She has played a leading role in making dogfighting and cockfighting illegal nationwide since the campaign's inception in 2004.

Before coming to HSUS, she was a researcher and the director of grassroots campaigns at People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). She received her law degree from Vermont Law School in 1994; while a student, she worked at the Animal Legal Defense Fund for two summers.