June 23, 2024

New Zoo Director Excited to Start

Garden City, KS (westernkansasnews.com) She found out about her promotion Friday afternoon. Kristi Newland goes from the General Curator at Lee Richardson Zoo to Director. For the city and Newland it is the perfect match.



Newland’s most important role in her new job might be strengthening relationships.

Newland has been at Lee Richardson since 2006.