Vision:  Our vision is a future where wildlife thrives in Minnesota and beyond.

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

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

Zoo Administration Team
John Frawley (President/Director)
Tony Grundhauser (Zoo Foundation Executive Director)
Dave Frazier (Sr.Vice President/Deputy Director)
Kevin Willis(Vice President for Biological Programs)
Tara Harris (Vice President for Conservation)
Michelle Benson (Sr. Director of Marketing and Communications
Derik Otten (Sr Director of Campus Planning & Management)
Missy Remick (Administrator/Board Relations Manager)

Minnesota Zoo Foundation
Tony Grundhauser, Executive Director

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

Minnesota Zoo Board of Trustees
Richard S. Vogel, Chair
Frank Weidner, Vice Chair
Cynthia A. Arnold
Laura Bordelon
Charlene Briner
Robert Burch
Al Cady
Carmen Campbell
Rebecca Crooks-Stratton
Eleanor R. Crosby
Ken Cutler
Robert Freeman
Mike Erlandson
Ryan Gage
Leigh “LJ” Johnson
Chuck Koosmann
Dr. Rahul Koranne
Lori Marco
Peter Maritz
Rob Marlotte
Sarah Psick
Heather Rein
Anna Ross
Doug Stang
Mark Utz
Chang Wang
Todd Watchmacker
Minnesota Zoo Foundation Board of Trustees
John Geisler, Chair
Aimee Dayhoff, Vice Chair
Paul Runice, Treasurer
Chet Ellingson, Secretary
Grace Chou
Janis Clay
Chad Dayton
Eric Galler
Blake Grams
Bill Gray
Ed Heffernan
Dustee Jenkins
Joe Kalkman
Mark Larsen
Katy Marvin Kirchner
Mark Larsen
Tom Lindell
Dana Lindsay
Mark Mortenson
Timothy Mulcahy
Samantha Capen Muldoon
Ann Ouellette
Matt Pierre
Joe Ravens
Paul Reppenhagen
David Romans
David Schmidt
Beth Simermeyer