Board
of Directors

The San Francisco Zoological Society is governed by a Board of Directors representing a broad diversity of backgrounds, skill sets, and personal expertise. Board Members collectively utilize their talents to help the Zoo achieve its mission. 

Edward G. Poole, Esq., Chair
Tanya Peterson, Esq., President  *
Joshua S. Adler, M.D.
Maria Alvarez
Will Andereck
Elena M. Asturias 
Rosemary Baker
Matthew Cook
David L. Dixon, Esq.
Alexander P. Doll
Melinda Eisenhut-Dunn 
John Patrick Flynn
Antoinette Freitas-Krajcar
Janie Friend 
Sidney Goodwill 
Vince Grubbs *                     
Margaret Hauben
James E. Hays
Julia L. W. Heidmann


Melinda Henderson
Nicole Lampsa Hsueh
William L. Hudson, Esq.
Arthur Humphrey
Michael Kahn
Donna Egan Kampschuur
Alexis Krivkovich
Yasunobu Kyogoku
Bo Lasater
Richard F. Lawson, Jr.
Dexter F. Lowry
James J. Ludwig
Melissa Ma
Gregory Malin
Kevin Marchetti
Douglas Magowan
Elizabeth Philips Minick
Joan Murphy
Edward A. Oates


Shawn O'Neill
Derek Reisfield

Mark Roberts
Sarah Anne Schoellkopf, Ph.D.
Scott Setrakian
Edward T. Sickel IV
Dianne Marie Taube
David Thomason
David Traitel
Charley Zeches
Alan P. Zimmerman

* ex officio
** non voting