Friends of the Zoo

The Hutchinson Friends of the Zoo is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization whose mission is to support and enhance the Hutchinson Zoo.

Executive Board Members

President: Stacy MarkleyStacy headshot

Vice-President: Karen Taylor

Treasurer: Sara BassSara headshot

Secretary: Carissa Isemancarissa headshot

Board Members

Dana Thurstan

Dylan WrayDylan headshot

Patti SchmidtbergerPatti headshot

Sarah RodriguezSarah headshot

FOTZ Staff Members

  • Development & Sales Manager: Zoe Schumm

Zoo Staff:

  • Zoo Director: Ryan VanZant
  • Parks Director: Justin Combs