Halifax Humane Society (HHS) announces the departure of CEO Adam Leath, who has been at the helm with great dedication and commitment. Mr. Leath's leadership and expertise during his tenure have significantly contributed to the success and growth of the organization.
The Board of Directors expresses its sincere gratitude to Mr. Leath for his valuable contributions, tireless efforts, and positive impact on Halifax Humane Society. Under his guidance, the organization has reached new heights in its mission to provide compassionate care for animals in need. Halifax Humane Society acknowledges Mr. Leath's decision to step down and wishes him success in all his future endeavors.
The Board is delighted to announce the temporary appointment of Mr. Miguel Abi-Hassan as the Interim CEO, effective 1/19/2023, leading Halifax Humane Society during this transitional period. Mr. Miguel Abi-Hassan returns to Halifax Humane Society with a stellar record, leading the 2017 capital campaign that led to the remarkable renovation of Halifax Humane Society facilities. With 11 years of prior service as the CEO of Halifax Humane Society, Mr. Abi-Hassan brings a wealth of experience and an unwavering commitment to the welfare of animals. The Board is confident that under his leadership, Halifax Humane Society will continue to advance its mission and uphold its high standards of service.
It's important to note that Mr. Abi-Hassan's appointment is part of a nationwide search for a permanent CEO. The Board appreciates the community's ongoing support and anticipates a seamless transition under Mr. Abi-Hassan's guidance while the search for a replacement CEO is underway. Halifax Humane Society looks forward to the continued success of its mission, thanks to the leadership of Mr. Abi-Hassan and the support of its dedicated community.