As a member in good standing we invite you to attend: Annual Meeting of Seneca Park Zoo Society
To be held at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, May 13, 2023 in Seneca Park Zoo’s Trailside Café.
The business portion of the meeting will include the election of new members of the Board of Trustees.
Whether or not you can attend, please complete and return the attached Jotform below by May 1, 2023. If you have questions, call 585.754.9344.
Nominated for First Three-Year Term:
Katrina is the Global Head of Marketing at Tek Experts, a leading global provider of technical talent solutions supporting the world’s largest technology enterprises with over 6,000 employees across 14 global hubs.
Aside from her work pursuits, Katrina is also a passionate advocate for the Finger Lakes region. She is an active board member and marketing committee chair of the Canandaigua Lake Watershed Association, where she supports the mission to preserve, protect, and restore the watershed for future generations.
Katrina is also currently a member of the Seneca Park Zoo Society’s Marketing Committee.
Katie grew up in Rochester NY, where she currently resides and works with her husband, John Ilijevski, Chief Operating Officer of SimuTech Group. Along with her professional responsibilities, Katie is a devoted mother to two little girls, Charlotte (4), and Alexandra (2). She prides herself on creating the balance and integration needed to be both a rockstar mom and business owner at the same time – and encourages her colleagues to do the same.
Katie is currently a member of the Seneca Park Zoo Society’s Development Committee.
An avid outdoorsman, Joe first became interested in conservation in his youth as a sportsman and Eagle Scout. A graduate of Penn State University Joe enjoys spending his free time with his wife, Letielle, and their two daughters, Sophia and Olivia.
Joe has previously served on the Seneca Park Zoo Society’s Development Committee and is currently a member of the Institutional Giving Committee
W. Jack Plants II
Jack lives in Honeoye Falls with his wife Kristina, daughter Emilia and son Henry. Jack received both his Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance (2005) and Master of Business Administration (2006) from St. Bonaventure University.
Jack is currently a member of Seneca Park Zoo Society’s Capital Campaign Committee.
Nominated for Second Three-Year Term:
Balancing innovation with fiscal responsibility, Todd developed a unique ability to focus on the core purpose of a building venture, while guiding clients through the complexities of planning, design and construction. He has applied these same leadership qualities to management of the firm, helping set strategic goals for growth and development of both the company and its people. Under this new leadership, CPL more than doubled the size of the firm in a six year period, opened four new offices through acquisition, and continues to develop community leaders.
Todd also named the firm’s first Chief Culture Officer, a position created to cultivate an intentional culture based on core values and commitment to community. CPL is certified Great Place to Work and boasts turnover well below industry averages.
Todd is currently serving on the Seneca Park Zoo Society’s Executive Committee and has been chair of the Zoobilation Committee for the past 2 years.
Jim teaches courses in Natural Resource Economics, Environmental Accounting, Global Health, and Cost Benefit Analysis. He currently facilitates the ongoing strategic partnership the Seneca Park Zoo Society has with RIT.
She is an Associate at the International Institute for Sustainability Analysis and Strategy (IINAS) in Germany, a Northeast Chapter Director of Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2), and a member of the Agriculture and Forestry Advisory Panel to the NY Climate Action Council. In 2007 she founded Hunt Green LLC whose clients have included a wide variety of private equity firms, U.N. bodies, government agencies, clean tech startups, Fortune 500 companies and nonprofits.
Suzanne is currently chair of the Environmental Innovation Awards Committee for the Seneca Park Zoo Society.