Board of Trustees

The Oregon Zoo Foundation Board of Trustees brings together individuals in the community who share a passionate commitment to fostering community pride and involvement in the Oregon Zoo.

Mark Loomis, chair

Nike, Inc.

Kim Overhage, vice chair

Community volunteer

Rob Erickson, treasurer

The Standard

Cynthia Malen, secretary

Fred Meyer

Heidi Bell

Community volunteer

Stan Bland

Community volunteer

Sigrid Button

Casey Eye Institute

Laurie Christensen

Community volunteer/OHSU

Tracey Clark

Community volunteer

Ryan Deckert

Oregon Business Association

Steffeni Mendoza Gray

Community volunteer

Raimund Grube

Element Power

Deborah Herron


Nancy Hinnen

Community volunteer

Aili Jokela

U.S. Bank

Campbell Kidd

Red Hills Holdings, LLC

Peter Norman

U.S. Bank

Craig Norris

Umpqua Bank

Jeff Nudelman

Harsch Investment Properties

Jared Short


Tony Ueber

Banfield Pet Hospital

Rep. Jessica Vega Pederson

House District 47 - SE Portland

Sam Chase, ex-officio

Metro councilor

Shirley Craddick, ex-officio

Metro councilor

Suzanne Bishop, ex-officio

Trustee emeritus

C. Kregg Hanson, ex-officio

Trustee emeritus

Dan Jarman, ex-officio

Trustee emeritus

Kim Smith, ex-officio

Director, Oregon Zoo


Learn more about becoming a member of the OZF Board of Trustees:

Chelsie Kinney