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Board of Trustees

Member Elected (Institutional) Trustees:
Svetlana Akulova, Moscow Zoo, Russia
Jackson Andrews, Tennessee Aquarium, United States
Rasem Baban: Chair-Elect, Hellabrunn Tierpark der Münchner, Germany
María Clara Domínguez, Fundación Zoológica de Cali, Columbia
Bjarne Klausen, Odense Zoo, Denmark
Dr. Arne Lawrenz, Wuppertal Zoo, Germany
David Page, San Diego Zoo Global, United States
Bart Shepherd, Steinhart Aquarium, California Academy of Sciences, United States
Dr. Sally Sherwen, Zoos Victoria, Australia

Board Elected Member Association Trustees:
Japanese Association of Zoos and Aquariums (JAZA): Dr. Etsuo Narushima, Japan
Pan-African Association of Zoos and Aquaria (PAAZA): Tracy Rehse, National Zoological Gardens, South Africa
Zoo Aquarium Association (ZAA) Australasia: Nicola Craddock, Treasurer, Australia

Permanent Member Associations:
European Association of Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA): Myfanwy Griffith, Netherlands
Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA): Dr. Robert J. Wiese, San Diego Zoo, United States
World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA): Martín Zordan, Spain

Board Appointed External Trustees:
Phil Frost, BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo, United States
Dr. Paul Calle, Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), United States
Dr. Onnie Byers, Conservation Planning Specialists Group (CPSG), United States
Frands Carlsen, Secretary, Copenhagen Zoo, Denmark
Jeanette Olson, Target Corporation, United States
Dr. Cheng Wen-Haur, Chair, Wildlife Reserves, Singapore
Dr. Peter Paul van Dijk, Turtle Conservancy and Global Wildlife Conservation, United States

Jim Guenter, Ex Officio, CEO, Species360, United States

The member-elected Species360 Board of Trustees sets policies and direction for the organization. The Board is made up of zoo and aquarium directors from around the world, and representatives from regional associations. Trustees serve three-year terms, which may be repeated once, for a total of six years of service.

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