WCS Trustees and Senior Management

Officers of the Wildlife Conservation Society

Ward W. Woods
Chair of the Board, Chair of the Executive Committee
Antonia M. Grumbach
Vice Chair
Brian J. Heidtke
Andrew H. Tisch
Cristián Samper, PhD
President and Chief Executive Officer
James J. Breheny
Executive Vice President WCS & General Director, Zoos and Aquarium; Jonathan Little Cohen Director, Bronx Zoo
John F. Calvelli, JD
Executive Vice President, Public Affairs
Bertina Ceccarelli
Executive Vice President, Global Resources
Robert G. Menzi
Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer
John G. Robinson, PhD
Executive Vice President, Conservation & Science
Mary A. Dixon
Senior Vice President for Communications
Christopher J. McKenzie, Esq.
Senior Vice President, General Counsel
Robert A. Moskovitz
Senior Vice President, Business Services
Laura Stolzenthaler
       Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer 
Elizabeth L. Bennett, PhD
Vice President, Species Conservation
Robert Calamo
Vice President and Comptroller
Susan A. Chin, AIA
Vice President of Planning and Design & Chief Architect
James Deutsch
Vice President for Conservation Strategy
Jon Forrest Dohlin
Vice President and Director, New York Aquarium
Sergio Furman
Vice President, Individual Giving
Carolyn Gray
Vice President, Institutional Advancement
Jan Kaderly
Vice President, Public Engagement and Digital Programs
Susan Lieberman, Ph.D.
Vice President, International Policy
Niko Radjenovic
       Vice President, Business Services  
Herman D. Smith
Vice President, Human Resources
Patrick R. Thomas, PhD
Vice President & General Curator, Associate Director, Bronx Zoo
Susan Tressler
Vice President. Global Program Development
Joe Walston
Vice President for Field Conservation



Frederick W. Beinecke
Rosina M. Bierbaum
Eleanor Briggs
Audrey Choi
C. Diane Christensen
Jonathan L. Cohen
Wellington Denahan
Katherine L. Dolan
Gordon E. Dyal
Thomas J. Edelman
Christopher J. Elliman
Thomas Dan Friedkin
Bradley L. Goldberg
Paul A. Gould
Jonathan D. Green
Antonia M. Grumbach
Judith H. Hamilton
Brian J. Heidtke
John N. Irwin III
Hamilton E. James
Ambrose K. Monell
Adebayo O. Ogunlesi
Ogden Phipps II
Alejandro Santo Domingo
David B. Schiff
Walter C. Sedgwick
Katherine Sherrill
Caroline N. Sidnam
Andrew H. Tisch
Roselinde Torres
Ward W. Woods
Barbara Hrbek Zucker


Bill de Blasio
Mayor of the City of New York
Scott Stringer
Comptroller of the City of New York
Melissa Mark-Viverito
Speaker, New York City Council
Mitchell Silver
Commissioner, Dept. of Parks and Recreation, City of New York
Tom Finkelpearl
Commissioner, Dept. of Cultural Affairs, City of New York
Rubén Díaz Jr.
President, Borough of the Bronx
Eric Adams
President, Borough of Brooklyn
Cristián Samper, PhD
President and Chief Executive Officer, Wildlife Conservation Society


Robert G. Goelet
Howard Phipps, Jr., Chairman Emeritus
Julian H. Robertson, Jr.
David T Schiff, Chairman Emeritus
Mrs. Leonard N. Stern
Mrs. Richard B. Tweedy

As of June 2015

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