Vice President & Director of Operations
Jay does it all! With more than 35 years of experience building zoo exhibits, public aquariums, and museums, Jay brings the highest level of expertise and professionalism to Noah’s Ark. In addition to building animal habitats, Jay has dedicated 40 plus years to conservation work from Madagascar to Southeast Asia, working to conserve and protect big Cats, crocodiles, snakes, turtles, birds, and primates. He has completely rebuilt and redesigned the Noah’s Ark silver fox habitats, built naturalized water features for our porcupines, and been a part of the team renovating the primate building and enrichment program. The animals at Noah’s Ark are lucky to have a champion like Jay working for them every day!