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IMATA LEADERSHIP


Board of Directors

Please click here to contact a member of the IMATA Board of Directors.

President

Will Elgar
Zoo Miami

 

Deputy President

Heather Keenan
Zoo Miami

 

Senior Vice President

Andy Horn
Mississippi Aquarium

 


Secretary

Jeff Fogle
Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park


Treasurer

Mark Gonka
Brookfield Zoo - Chicago Zoological Society


Director at Large

Madelynn Hettiger
John G. Shedd Aquarium


First Vice President

Gary Siddall
Aquarium of Niagara


Second Vice President

Robert Roozendaal
Mirage Dolphin Habitat


Third Vice President

Michelle Shoemaker
SeaWorld Orlando


Committee Chairs & Chief Editors

Please click here to contact an IMATA Committee Chair or Chief Editor.

Accreditation

Ken Ramirez
Karen Pryor Clicker Training

Administrative Editor

Erin Leach
 

Animal Training & Advisory

Mark Gonka
Brookfield Zoo - Chicago Zoological Society

 

Conference

Michele Sousa
Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center

 

Education Services

Madelynn Hettiger
John G. Shedd Aquarium

 

Finance

Robert Roozendaal
Mirage Dolphin Habitat

 

Historian

Nedra Hecker
 

 

Honors & Awards

Will Elgar
Zoo Miami

 

Legislation, Information & Policy

Valerie Greene
SeaWorld Orlando

 

Liaison

Dave Roberts
World Animal Encounters

 

Member Services

Erin Clark
zoOceanarium Group

 

Merchandise

Sarah Brignac
 

 

Nominations & Elections

Heather Keenan
Zoo Miami

 

Proceedings

Dr. Laura Yeates
 

 

Proceedings

Ann Elgar
 

 

Publications

Patrick Berry
Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park

 

Public Relations and Promotions

Michael Hunt
SeaWorld Orlando

 

Regional Workshops

Shelly Samm
Discovery Cove

 

Research & Conservation

Barb Losch
Disney's The Seas with Nemo and Friends

 

Soundings

Jeff Olson
SeaWorld Orlando

 

 

Sponsorship

Hunter Kinney
Dolphins Plus Marine Mammal Responder

 

Website

Beau Richter
Sea Life Park Hawaii

 

 

 

 

 

Interested in getting involved? Members can get more information and fill out an application here.


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