Our President and Board

With more than 125 years of combined experience in animal advocacy, non-profit management, and professional consulting, FARM's Board of Directors ensures that your support makes the biggest possible impact for animals by keeping our operations tight and our programs on target with our mission. 

  • Founding President
    Dr. Alex Hershaft is the President of Farm Animal Rights Movement (FARM) and a co-founder of both FARM and the U.S. movement for animal rights as a whole. Born in Warsaw, Poland shortly before World W..Read More.
  • Treasurer of the Board
    Saurabh Dalal is Treasurer on FARM’s Board of Directors, a longtime Councilor and past Deputy Chair of the International Vegetarian Union, and past President of the Vegetarian Society of DC. He ..Read More.
  • Board Member
    In 1980, Seth Tibbott founded Turtle Island Foods, aka "the Tofurky Company" on $2500 savings from his 8 year career as a teacher/naturalist.   For 15 years, Seth pursued his dream while los..Read More.