Red Wolf

Red Wolf

Red wolves are critically endangered. Measures are being taken to protect this species throughout its range and through captive breeding and reintroduction programs.

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Membership
Catering at the Zoo

Board of Directors

Friends of the Rosamond Gifford Zoo is governed by a Board of Directors whose members are elected by Friends members. Officers of the Board are elected by members of the board. Members are elected to serve three-year terms and may serve no more than two consecutive terms.

Our volunteer  board plays an essential role in the organization's leadership, and its members bring skills, experience and talents to assist our partnership efforts with the zoo.

  • Carl Isley, Chair - M&T Bank
  • Heidi Holtz, Vice Chair - Stillwork Consulting
  • Peter Belyea, Secretary - CXtec/TERACAI
  • Jamie Keiser, Treasurer - The Bonadio Group
  • Ellenrose GalganoVolunteer Liaison - North Syracuse School District, Retired
  • Timothy R. Barnhart - Northwestern Mutual 
  • Andy Bobrek - Bond, Schoeneck & King, LLP
  • John C. Dougherty - SRC
  • Ryan Elliott - Byrne Dairy
  • Al Gough -- Brine Wells Development
  • Jaime J. Hunsicker - Hancock Estabrook LLP
  • Laura Iorio - Community Volunteer & Zoo Supporter
  • Renee Lane - C&S Companies
  • Irving T. Lyons, Jr.- Cayuga Community Health Network 
  • Melissa A. Piper - National Grid 
  • James Rowley - Onondaga County Legislature
  • Dr. Zina Berry, DDS -- Berry Good Dental Care
  • Benjamin Hussong - Alliance Advisory Group
  • Anju Varshney - Community Volunteer
  • Janet Agostini, Ex Officio - President & CEO, Friends of the Zoo
  • Ted Fox, Ex Officio - Director, Rosamond Gifford Zoo
  • William Lansley, Ex Officio - Commissioner, Onondaga County Parks



 

 

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