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Mr. Ron Fricke

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Deputy Director

Phone: (419) ***-**** ext. ****  
Email: r***@***.org
Toledo Zoo
2 Hippo Way
Toledo , Ohio 43609
United States

Company Description: The Toledo Zoo has been a leader in conservation efforts on the island of Aruba for eighteen years. Click here to learn how The Toledo Zoo is involved and supports...   more
Background

Employment History

Education

  • Carnegie Mellon University
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The Toledo Naturalists Homepage
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Speaker: Ronald L. Fricke Jr. Deputy Director for Animals, Education and Conservation
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Ron will review these and other recent zoo projects.
A graduate of Carnegie Mellon University, Ron spent eight years as a teacher and developed science curriculum that incorporated live animals into the classroom setting. In 1991 Ron moved to the field of informal science education becoming an exhibit/program coordinator at the Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh.
In 1994 Ron joined the Philadelphia Zoo's education department, and spent more than twelve years in several positions including Vice President of Education and as a media spokesperson for the Zoo. He shared the Zoo's conservation message on many local and national radio and television shows such as "Good Morning America," "Good Day Philadelphia" and "Wild Moments". Ron went on to become the Philadelphia Zoo's Vice President of Guest Relations and directed the day to day operations of the guest experience at the Zoo.
In 2007, Ron was selected to become the Toledo Zoo's Deputy Director for Animals, Education and Conservation, the position that he currently holds. Ron is responsible for the oversight of the animal, animal health, animal behavior, education and conservation departments at the Zoo, and works closely with other departments as the Zoo strives to reach its mission of "Inspiring others to join us in caring for animals and conserving the natural world."
The Toledo Naturalists Homepage
www.toledonaturalist.org [cached]
Speaker: Ronald L. Fricke Jr. Deputy Director for Animals, Education and Conservation
...
Ron will review these and other recent zoo projects.
A graduate of Carnegie Mellon University, Ron spent eight years as a teacher and developed science curriculum that incorporated live animals into the classroom setting. In 1991 Ron moved to the field of informal science education becoming an exhibit/program coordinator at the Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh.
In 1994 Ron joined the Philadelphia Zoo's education department, and spent more than twelve years in several positions including Vice President of Education and as a media spokesperson for the Zoo. He shared the Zoo's conservation message on many local and national radio and television shows such as "Good Morning America," "Good Day Philadelphia" and "Wild Moments". Ron went on to become the Philadelphia Zoo's Vice President of Guest Relations and directed the day to day operations of the guest experience at the Zoo.
In 2007, Ron was selected to become the Toledo Zoo's Deputy Director for Animals, Education and Conservation, the position that he currently holds. Ron is responsible for the oversight of the animal, animal health, animal behavior, education and conservation departments at the Zoo, and works closely with other departments as the Zoo strives to reach its mission of "Inspiring others to join us in caring for animals and conserving the natural world."
This is a very sad loss ...
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This is a very sad loss for our entire Toledo Zoo family," said Ron Fricke, deputy director of the Zoo.
Wild Earth: Philadelphia Zoo
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A special pre-show video was produced that starred the Philadelphia Zoo's personalities, including Ron Fricke, V.P. of Education.
Toledo Zoo deputy director Ron ...
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Toledo Zoo deputy director Ron Fricke calls the tigers living just off the Anthony Wayne Trail "ambassadors" for their counterparts remaining in the wild.
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"If tigers go extinct in the wild, animals housed in zoos could possibly be utilized to reintroduce them into the wild," Fricke said, emphasizing that such a move would take place only after a careful examination of the factors that led to the extinction, and assurances that appropriate habitat was available.
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