Memorial Day & Wine in the Wilderness

Utica Zoo is open from 10am to 4:45pm on Memorial Day. On June 3rd we are open from 10am to 1pm - closing early to prepare for Wine in the Wilderness.

Utica Zoo Team

 

Board of Trustees

Board President: Robert Jubenville, PhD, Andrew F. Biernat, Alaine Canestrari, Victoria Cataldo, Crystal Guzzardo, Robert Heins, Chris Henry, Cindy Marino, Don Reese, Ben Saltzman, Jim Viggiano, Kevin Wiegand, Marolyn Wilson

 

Staff

Executive Director: Andria Heath

Director of Administrative Operations: Nikki Sheehan

Communications Coordinator: Mike Beck

Events Coordinator: Michele Heintz

Development Coordinator: Audra Acey

Bookkeeper: Carol Heburn

Administrative Support Specialist: Robin Sullivan

Education & Visitor Experience Director: Mary Hall

Education Program Coordinator: Kathleen McGill

Education Department: Nicolette Hajdasz , Justin Horender, Kendall Carmody

Gift Shop Manager: Melissa Ellis

Gift Shop: Amy Hoffmann, Patty Spring, Amber Graves

Director of Animal Operations: Pearl Yusuf

Zoo Keepers: Mike Bates, Beth Ricci, Jackie Gregory, Alexandra Weaver, Jen Penas, Melanie Entelisano, Kristy Bussard, Krystin Aranda, Sarah Goodyear, Stephanie Meyer, Lane Allen, Erin Mechan, Jeremy Ellis

Veterinarian: Dr. Ellen Hilton

Buildings and Grounds Superintendent: Gary Mundschenk

Buildings and Grounds: Chris Donahue, Mikhail Naryvonchyk, Chris Caban