Riverbanks President and CEO Receives National Recognition

Published at 6:06 p.m. on September 17, 2013 | Modified at 6:06 p.m. on September 17, 2013

Satch Krantz, president and CEO of Riverbanks Zoo and Garden, was recently honored by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums with the R. Marlin Perkins Award for Professional Excellence for his esteemed career. Established in 1978, the Marlin Perkins Award is the highest honor bestowed upon a zoo professional by the AZA. Because of the award's lofty criteria, there have only been 20 recipients in its 35 year history.

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