President/CEO




Organization: Denver Zoo (AZA Member)
Location: Denver, CO, United States
Job or Internship: Job

Retained executive search firm DHR International (www.dhrinternational.com) is pleased to partner with Denver Zoo (www.denverzoo.org) in its search for a new President/CEO. With nearly 2 million visitors annually and spanning 85 acres within Denver’s historic City Park, Denver Zoo is committed to securing a better world for animals through human understanding. It is managed under a cooperative agreement with the City and County of Denver by the Denver Zoological Foundation. As a voting member of the foundation’s board of trustees, the President/CEO will be a spokesperson, fundraiser, and strategic advisor as well as responsible for day-to-day leadership of zoo operations. The role of the President/CEO is to ensure there is financial, political and community support so the needs of the multiple constituencies are met. A full job description is available upon request.

The Denver Zoo has exclusively retained the services of DHR International to lead this initiative. The DHR team is being led by DHR Executive Vice President Mary Lee Montague.

All inquiries should be directed to DHR team member:

Kara Zavaleta

Sr. Research Associate

DHR International

512-238-0595

kzavaleta@dhrinternational.com