Our Leadership

Our directors and trustees come from a variety of backgrounds – business, law, conservation, veterinary medicine – but they all share one thing in common:  incredible dedication to helping the zoo achieve its vision of becoming Canada’s leader in wildlife conservation. 

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Board of Trustees and Executive Team

Our board of trustees, elected by the Calgary Zoological Society, includes between 16 and 25 individuals. All leaders in their fields, trustees are volunteers who work together to create a policy framework for the zoo.

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Senior Management

Meet the Calgary Zoo’s team of directors and senior management. 

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Black and white colobus choose quality over quantity when it comes to food. That’s because their three-part stomach helps break down tough leaves – giving them double the nutrition out of every leaf!