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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

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Employee Profile : Jeff Spirer

Many believe that being by the ocean improves health and well-being, and Saint Louis Science Center General Manager Jeff Spirer may be a believer. Even though he grew up in Pittsburgh, went to land-locked Virginia Tech and currently works in the mid-western city of Saint Louis, he said he loves

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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

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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

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Employee Profile: Nancy Gonzalez

It’s all about experiences for the self-described self motivated Nancy Gonzalez. Nancy was born in Colorado, a place where dreams and experiences can be as big as the neighboring snow-capped mountains. One of her dreams is to expand her skills as a writer and nature photographer.  In fact, she said

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Wild Connections – 2014 Fall Edition

    ABOVE AND BEYOND: FLYING THE FRIENDLY SKIES Many know that the philosophy of SSA is more than contracts and business deals. It’s all about relationships and making our partners’ priorities our priorities. Whether it’s helping host a dinner or sponsor an event or donate retail products or culinary,

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