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 Markley
  • Vice-President: Karen Taylor
  • Treasurer: Sara Bass
  • Secretary: Carissa Iseman

Board Members

  • Dana Thurstan
  • Dylan Wray
  • Patti Schmidtberger
  • Sarah Rodriguez

FOTZ Staff Members

  • Development & Sales Manager: Zoe Schumm

Zoo Staff:

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