Betsy Wason is the Vice President of Development for Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM), a nonprofit dedicated to raising ethical standards in medicine and science to improve the lives of animals and people. She provides leadership and guidance to a talented staff of 14, oversees a $10 million budget, and a donor base of more than 150,000 active members, including 12,000 physicians. In recent years Betsy has been involved with creating many innovative programs to engage and retain donors, and campaigns to successfully link annual fund activities with major and planned giving strategies. Prior to joining PCRM in 2005 she held positions as Director of Development at the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria, VA, and Development Associate at St. Clare's Health Foundation in NJ. She comes to the fundraising profession with 10 years of marketing experience.