Don Lindsley joined the SPCA of Texas in July of 2013. He is Interim President & CEO. He is a dedicated advocate for SPCA of Texas’ mission to provide every animal exceptional care and a loving home. As Interim President and CEO, Don will work alongside the executive leadership team to continue our lifesaving efforts. As Vice President of Finance, his responsibilities included administrative and operational accounting services, strategic financial planning, budgeting, cash flow, accounting standards and procedures and financial policy matters. With over 30 years in the field of financial management, Don has achieved highly successful results in the for-profit industries of retail, restaurant and entertainment, distribution and manufacturing, and the nonprofit sector. He spent 11 years with the professional services firm of Deloitte & Touche. A native of Dallas, Don graduated from St. Mark’s School of Texas in 1977. He obtained a Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting from the University of Texas at Austin. He is a CPA and holds memberships with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants. His civic service includes serving on the Board of Trustees for the St. Mark’s School of Texas. Don resides in Dallas with his family, which includes their dachshund named Tillie.