Meet the people that have made Reptile Gardens the amazing park that it is today!
From our humble beginnings as a one man show in 1937, we have expanded into a motley crew of administrators, animal specialists and conservationists. Most of us have either been with Reptile Gardens since birth (it’s a family thing) or fell in love with the place as a young teenager and have been here ever since!
President, Chairman of the Board & CEO
"I just always knew this was what I was going to do."
Public Relations Director
"It’s great working with family. We get along well and complement each other’s talents."
"I have a great job, am well supported by an outstanding group of people, and enjoy offering people quality, memorable merchandise."
General Manager and Vice President
"I’m so glad I don’t have to wear a tie!"
Head Curator of Reptiles
"Done it all my life."
Curator of Reptiles
"People think it’s dangerous because it’s exotic, but it’s actually less dangerous than working construction."
Curator of Horticulture
"I love my rewarding job."
Curator of Amphibians & Invertebrates
"My grandsons think I’m the bomb because I get to work with the creepy crawlies."
Human Relations Director
"There’s just something about this place that makes people want to stay."