About Christiann H Keith
Christie is communications and social media manager for the Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Program at UF and the Million Cat Challenge. She has worked as a journalist, editor, and communications and social media strategist since 1991. She now works exclusively in the fields of animal welfare and veterinary medicine. Her focus is on helping sheltering and veterinary professionals communicate more effectively through all available channels both within their own fields, across fields, and with pet owners and other stakeholders. Christie is the social media manager for the Shelter Pet Project, the Ad Council’s public service advertising campaign promoting shelter pet adoption. Other current and past clients include Fear Free, Dr. Marty Becker, Humane Network, the Veterinary Information Network (VIN), the Humane Society of the United States, VeterinaryPartner.com, Embrace Pet Insurance, Best Friends, and a number of veterinary professionals and organizations. Christie also serves on the advisory board of the Michigan Pet Fund Alliance and is a past member of the group’s Board of Directors.