Sentient Media is a nonprofit journalism organization covering the use of animals in our daily lives.

Our team brings together reporters, academic writers, investigative journalists, digital marketing and technology experts, community growth specialists, and experienced editors.

Core Team

Jos Betts
Copy Editor & Digital Services Project Manager

Ana Bradley
Executive Director

Caroline Christen
Staff Writer

Destiny DeJesus
Community Engagement Manager

Arturo Jose Garcia
Digital Services Project Manager

Claire Hamlett
Associate Editor

Grace Hussain
Staff Writer

Hemi Kim
Staff Writer

Kami Komuhangi
Writers’ Collective Program Manager

Sorav Malhotra
Community Ambassador & Social Media Coordinator

Hannah McKay
Staff Writer

Zane McNeill
Digital Services Project Manager

Taylor Meek
Community Manager

Jennifer Mishler
Staff Writer

Devatha Nair
Associate Editor

Matilde Nuñez del Prado Alanes
Social Media Fellowship Program Assistant

Rafael Simões
Senior Digital Strategist

Ingrid L. Taylor
Staff Writer

Luveen Wadhwani
Social Media Coordinator

Matthew Zampa
Managing Editor


Sentient Media is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Our founding donors include the Järvenpää Foundation, the Effective Altruism Animal Welfare Fund, and the Open Philanthropy Project.

Our continued growth is made possible by the generosity of individual donors and our readership. Find out how you can support our work here.