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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

 

President Elect

Heather Keenan
Zoo Miami

 

Past President

Michael Hunt
SeaWorld Orlando

 


Secretary

Andy Horn
Mississippi Aquarium


Treasurer

Mark Gonka
Brookfield Zoo - Chicago Zoological Society


Director at Large

Kristine Funk
Coral World Ocean Park


First Vice President

Madelynn Hettiger
John G. Shedd Aquarium


Second Vice President

Gary Siddall
Aquarium of Niagara


Third Vice President

Robert Roozendaal
Mirage Dolphin Habitat


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

Jennifer Pletcher
San Diego Zoo Safari Park

 

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

Nicole O'Donnell
Mystic Aquarium

 

Legislation, Information & Policy

Valerie Greene
SeaWorld Orlando

 

Liaison

Dave Roberts
World Animal Encounters

 

Member Services

Morgane Cohu
 

 

Member Services

Erin Clark
zoOceanarium Group

 

Merchandise

Ann Hoedt
Georgia Aquarium

 

Merchandise

Sarah Brignac
 

 

Nominations & Elections

Michael Hunt
SeaWorld Orlando

 

Proceedings

Dr. Laura Yeates
 

 

Publications

Patrick Berry
Gulfarium

 

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

Marni Wood
Zoo Miami

 

Sponsorship

Michelle Shoemaker
SeaWorld Orlando

 

Website

Beau Richter
Long Marine Laboratory - UC Santa Cruz

 

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


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