Feel free to contact the following staff department heads for questions relating to their areas. Our managers are happy to answer inquiries regarding hiring, employment opportunities and careers as well. Thank you for your interest in the Alaska Zoo.
To reach department heads by phone, dial (907) 346-2133 and listen for their extensions on the phone menu. Faxes can be sent to the main office at (907) 346-2673.
Listed in alphabetical order by department categories:
Admissions, Annual Passes: Elise Adams (Admissions Manager), firstname.lastname@example.org
Animal Adoptions: Carrie Smoldon (Adoption Coordinator), email@example.com
Animal Care, Husbandry: Shannon Jensen (Curator), firstname.lastname@example.org
Coffee Shop, Birthday Parties: Jamie Gagnon (Coffee Shop Manager), email@example.com
Development, Fundraising, Sponsorship: Jill Myer (Development Director), firstname.lastname@example.org
Education, Programs: Stephanie Hartman (Education Director), email@example.com
Executive Director: Patrick Lampi, firstname.lastname@example.org
Facilities, Maintenance, Gardening: Kevin Pickel (Facilities Manager), email@example.com
Gift Shop: Sue Hedge (Gift Shop Manager), firstname.lastname@example.org
Rental Facilities: Doug Stewart (Events Manager), email@example.com
Volunteers: Heather Doncaster (Volunteer Coordinator), firstname.lastname@example.org