The ABMA has annual elections for various board positions.  Our nomination process starts in the fall and voting occurs in the spring.  If you have any questions about our election process, please contact the Nominations and Elections chair, Tricia Dees, at Tricia.Dees@petco.com 

Congratulations to our new board members!

Nicki Boyd

Nicki Boyd
Behavior Husbandry Manager, San Diego Zoo




Kelly Elkins
Lead Animal Trainer, San Diego Zoo Global




Ashley Friedman
Senior Animal Care Professional, Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo




Justin Garner
Senior 1 Animal Care Specialist, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay





Anaka Nazareth
Manager of Animal Training, Maymont