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.

Kim Overhage, chair

Community volunteer

Rob Erickson, vice chair

The Standard

Craig Norris, treasurer

Umpqua Bank

Sigrid Button, secretary

Casey Eye Institute

Mark Loomis, immediate past chair

Community volunteer

Heidi Bell

Community volunteer

Stan Bland

Community volunteer

Laurie Christensen

Community volunteer/OHSU

Tracey Clark

Community volunteer

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

Cynthia Malen

Fred Meyer

Marlin McKeever

Community volunteer

Peter Norman

U.S. Bank

Jeff Nudelman

Harsch Investment Properties

Sharla Settlemier

Nike, Inc.

Jared Short


Rep. Jessica Vega Pederson

House District 47 - SE Portland

Tom Hughes, ex-officio

Metro council president

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

Teri Dresler, ex-officio

Interim director, Oregon Zoo


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

Chelsie Kinney