Amphibians Experts

From the creation of the exhibit, to collection planning, to veterinary care, Shedd’s Amphibians experts are leaders in their fields and are available for interviews to discuss various topics including the inspiration behind the physical exhibit and the risks amphibians face in the Chicagoland area.

Tim Binder
Executive Vice President of Animal Care


Dr. Caryn Poll
Senior Staff Veterinarian



Eve Barrs



Mark Schick
Special Exhibits Collection Manager



George Parsons
Senior Director of Fishes



Stacy Wozniak
Senior Aquarist



Michael Yuratovac



Philip Willink, Ph. D.
Senior Research Biologist



Alicia Beattie
Research Associate



Malissa Smith



James Clark
Senior Aquarist



William Hana
Quarantine Manager



John-Rex Mitchell
Animal Programs Collection Manager


Karen Glennemeier, Ph.D. 
Amphibians Specialist

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