Senior Staff

Board of Directors | Advisory Council | Senior Staff | Sanctuary Staff

Executive Director

Executive Director – Michelle “Shelly” B. Lakly, Ph.D.

Operations & Finance

Chief Operating Officer – Todd C. Archer, CPA

Human Resources

HR Manager – Jennifer Brown

Chimpanzee Care

Director of Chimpanzee Behavior & Care – Andrew R. Halloran, PhD


Director of Veterinary Services – Dr. Valerie Kirk


To learn more about our Founders, please visit the Our Founders page.