The Greenville Zoo Foundation is a non-profit organization that serves as an independent community outreach group, whose purpose is to provide financial, resource and advocacy support for the needs of the Greenville Zoo.
As a 501(c)3 organization, the Greenville Zoo Foundation’s efforts assist the Zoo in completing its mission to service the Upstate of South Carolina by promoting an appreciation of nature and wildlife while providing innovative programs for education and conservation.
Board of Directors 2018
CEO, Ellipsis Technologes
Chair of the Board
Volunteerism: Board, Bike and Build; President, Upstate Film Society; Mentor, Clemson MBA Program
Hobbies or interests: Cycling
Favorite thing about the Greenville Zoo: It is the perfect small town zoo for a family day.
Professional Sports Executive & Leader
Volunteerism: VisitGreenvilleSC Board member, Ambassador – Children’s Museum of the Upstate, Covenant United Methodist Church Volunteer
Hobbies or interests: Playing sports with the kids, watching my daughter’s soccer games, golf, fantasy football.
Favorite thing about the Greenville Zoo: It is a great place to unwind and spend some good, low key family time.
Laura K. Whitney
Physician, The Children’s Medical Center, PA
Volunteerism: Junior League of Greenville
Hobbies or interests: Cooking & Golf