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Employee Profile: Tammy Klipfel

There are at least SIX things you may not know about Tammy Klipfel, the Catering Manager at Reid Park Zoo.  Did you know she’s . . .

Retired Military

The mission of the United States Air Force is to fly, fight and win in air, space and cyberspace, and Tammy served her country as an avionics mechanic on A-10s.  She enlisted soon after graduating from high school in North Carolina.  She shared that many people probably don’t ...

Inspirational Employee Stories | Rece Davis

THE POWER OF “OPPORTUNITY & WILL” WITH RECE DAVIS, A MEMBER OF THE SSA TEAM AT THE PITTSBURGH ZOO & PPG AQUARIUM

“It’s funny how the little things in life can play out in such a big way.  An interview can turn out to be a career.  A handshake can become a life long partnership.  A few words can inspire someone to accomplish the unthinkable.  To be honest, I’m the product of such opportunities – SSA was my ...

Employee Profile: Jordan Miller

 

Jordan Miller is a friendly guy! He’s even green friendly.

He helped the Cincinnati Zoo’s Base Camp Café become the greenest zoo restaurant in the entire U.S. as certified by the Green Restaurant Association. He’s so green that he’ll dumpster dive, which involves going through the zoo’s dumpsters and picking out items that can be recycled. As a result of these efforts and other activities, Jordan was named the Green Employee of the Year by SSA for 2013.

Employee Profile: Tera Greenwood

Sociability

November 2012 was a special month for Tera. She got engaged to Brandan the same week she was offered a job with SSA. They were married in October 2013. The couple met when they both attended a masquerade party, they exchanged business cards and discovered they both worked in Boulder. She laughingly said that he followed the rules of dating 101 because he waited two days before calling.

Tera said that she believes that opposites attract as Brandan ...