Our Team

Tanya Smith

President

Board: 1992 - Current

Scott Smith

Vice President

Emily McCormack

Animal Curator

Laurie Vanderwal

Assistant Curator

Mary Schlieve

Animal Care Staff

Meghan Lahm

Animal Care Staff

Susannah Manning-Osborn

Animal Care Staff

Carly Hepburn

Animal Care Staff

Morgan Lazar

Animal Care Staff

Amanda Smith

Treasurer

Ike Wever

Promotions Coordinator

Lisa Brinker

Communications Director

Katelyn Feemster

Communications

Aaron Brinker

Trolley - Adoption/Sponsors

Kristina Wever

Gift Shop

Miranda Smith

Hospitality Coordinator

Erin Bridgeman

Lodging Coordinator

Beckie Moore

Education Coordinator

Wildlife Interpreter

Hannah Wherry

Education

Wildlife Interpreter

Victor Smith

Head of Maintenance

Tim DeLaporte

Maintenance

Orrie Seby

Maintenance

Adam Todd

Maintenance

T.C.

Mascot

Charles Ragsdell

Board Chairman

2009 - Current

Virginia Rankin

Board Member

2012-Current

Randy Risor

Board Member

2014-Current

Pat Quinn

Board: 2011 - Current

Dave Schoonover

Board Member

1999-Current