Craig Naherniak, BC SPCA General Manager of Humane Education, has been involved in the humane movement for more than 25 years. As well as education programming, Craig oversees the Society’s SPCA Certified program and, for eight years, managed the implementation of the BC SPCA animal welfare and behaviour programs in 36 shelters across B.C.
Craig also serves on the CFHS Board of Directors as vice-chair representing the BC SPCA. Craig has a Sociology degree and a Masters in Environmental Studies focusing on human/animal relationships and environmental education. In his past, he has worked with a range of farm animals including operations manager of a commercial hog farm.
He has a pair of cats rescued from Vancouver alleys and a socially challenged community dog from northern B.C. who has taught Craig the true meaning of patience.