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 Leadership Team
John Frawley, President/Director
Dave Frazier, Senior Vice President/Deputy Director
Tony Grundhauser, Zoo Foundation Executive Director
Missy Remick, Director of Legislative and Board Affairs
Carol Strecker, Vice President of Conservation, Education, and Nature
Kevin Willis, Vice President of Animal Programs

Minnesota Zoo Foundation
Tony Grundhauser, Executive Director

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

Minnesota Zoo Board of Trustees
Frank Weidner, Chair
Charlene Briner, Vice Chair
Cynthia A. Arnold
Anna Boroff
Al Cady
Grace Chou
Rebecca Crooks-Stratton
Ken Cutler
Mike Erlandson
Robert Freeman
Ryan Gage
Leigh “LJ” Johnson
Chuck Koosmann
Dr. Rahul Koranne
Rob Marlotte
D. Scott McGurl
Luke Motschenbacher
Kent Peterson
Heather Rein
Doug Stang
Richard S. Vogel
Chang Wang
Todd WatchmackerEx-officio
John Frawley
Minnesota Zoo Foundation Board of Trustees
Aimee D. Dayhoff, Chair
Joe Ravens, Vice Chair
Mark Larsen, Treasurer
Chet Ellingson, Secretary
Samantha Capen Muldoon
Janis Clay
Chad Dayton
Louis Doth
Suzanne Gappa
John Geisler
Blake Grams
Bill Gray
Ed Heffernan
Dustee Jenkins
Charlene Jundt
Joe Kalkman
Lori Marco
Katy Marvin Kirchner
Mark Mortenson
Timothy Mulcahy
Matt Pierre
Paul Reppenhagen
David Schmidt
Jennifer Shomenta Maki
Jean TaylorEx-officio
John Frawley
Tony Grundhauser