Mission : To connect people, animals and the natural world to save wildlife.

Vision:  The Minnesota Zoo is a leader in saving wildlife through engagement, inspiration and action.

Values:  Stewardship, Excellence with Integrity, Smart Fun, Engage to Inspire

Senior Management Team

John Frawley (President/Director)
Melissa Lindsay (Zoo Foundation Executive Director)
Kevin Willis(Vice President for Biological Programs)
Tara Harris (Vice President for Conservation)
Mary Robison (Vice President for Finance and Administration)

Minnesota Zoo Foundation
Melissa Lindsay, Executive Director

Honorary Trustees 
James R. Campbell
Edward N. Dayton
Ross Kramer
Michael M. Parish

Minnesota Zoo Board of Trustees
Peter Maritz, Chair
Richard S. Vogel, Vice Chair
Cynthia A. Arnold
Laura Bordelon
Willis E. Branning
Robert Burch
Al Cady
Carmen Campbell
Eleanor R. Crosby
Aimee D. Dayhoff
Mike Erlandson
Paul Jaeb
Leigh Johnson
Chuck Koosmann
Julie Kunkel
Gregory S. Lea
David Leveille
Lori Marco
Justin McNeilus
Sarah Psick
Heather Rein
Jodi Standke
Doug Stang
Mark Utz
Frank Weidner
Minnesota Zoo Foundation Board of Trustees
Samantha Capen Muldoon, Chair
John Geisler, Vice Chair
Paul Runice, Treasurer
Chet Ellingson, Secretary
Britt Carlson
Grace Chou
Janis Clay
Chad Dayton
Eric Galler
Blake Grams
Ed Heffernan
Dustee Jenkins
Danielle Johnson
Susan Johnson
Joe Kalkman
Katy Marvin Kirchner
Tom Lindell
Dana Lindsay
Rob Marlotte
Jim Mayer
Greg Miller
Mary Morrison
Mark Mortenson
Timothy Mulcahy
Matt Pierre
Joe Ravens
Paul Reppenhagen
David Romans
David Schmidt
Beth Simermeyer