The Navajo Nation Zoo Staff are a hard-working dedicated crew with many years of experience in Zoo managment and Zoology on the Navajo Nation. We are:
David Mikesic, Zoologist
...had worked for the Dept. of Fish & Wildlife as field zoologist for 16 years prior to
becoming the Manager of the Navajo Zoo in 2010.
Brennon Kee, Senior Zookeeper
...had worked numerous jobs with the US Park Service before joining the Navajo
Zoo staff in 2013; he serves as our supervisory animal care specialist.
Leonardo Charley, Zookeeper
...had gained valuable experience by volunteering at the Navajo Zoo before
joining the Navajo Zoo staff in 2013.
Terence Mull, Zookeeper
...has had much experience in the construction fields and animal control before
coming to the Zoo in 2015; he serves as one of our animal care specialists.
Stephanie Shirley, Zookeeper
...had been trained and worked as a veterinary technician and wildlife rehabilitator
before joining the Navajo Zoo staff in 2016.
Lionel Tsosie, Zookeeper
...has gained expertise in welding and other construction activities before joining
the Navajo Zoo staff in 2013; he serves as one of our construction specialists.