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Sept. 20 Donna Fernandes Lecture

Perseverance: The Secret to Success at the Buffalo Zoo

Dr. Donna M. Fernandes
Former Director and CEO, Buffalo Zoo


Wednesday, September 20, 2017
12:00-1:00pm
354 Millard Fillmore Academic Center

Dr. Fernandes was Director and CEO of the Buffalo Zoo from September 2000 through June 2017.  She greatly expanded the Zoo’s budget, facilities, and programs, and she became a popular and active leader in Buffalo and Western New York. She will discuss with us highlights of her career as a zoologist. 

Dr. Fernandes is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Anthropology at UB, and has served on the doctoral committees of several of our students.