OUR TEAM

Board of Directors

Dr. Richard Rhoda

Chair

Retired Executive Director, Tennessee Higher Education Commission

Dr. William Schaffner

President

Professor of Preventive Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Janice Zeitlin

Vice President

CEO, The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee

Bob Burklow

Secretary

Former Mayor, City of Hohenwald, Tennessee

Albert Ambrose

Treasurer

President, E.T. Lowe Publishing, Co. & Lowe Graphics & Printing, Inc.

Sharon Langford

Board Member

Marketing & Management Consultant, Animal Welfare Author and Volunteer

Michael K. Stagg

Board Member

Attorney, Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP

Senior Management Team

Janice Zeitlin

CEO

Deborah Perry

Director of Finance and Administration

Joe Rizzo

Director of Facilities, Planning, and Operations

Steven Scott, DVM

Director of Veterinary Care

Lydia Young, DVM

Associate Veterinarian

Stephanie DeYoung

Director of Elephant Husbandry

Keith Woodley

Director of Development

Current Residents

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