Lea Ann Yucha

Community Relations Director


Lea Ann joined ZooMontana in September or 2014, bringing with her a passion for working in the non-profit world and helping to make a difference for people and animals. She is the one behind the Zoo’s special events and scheduling the many private events. She is also responsible for community outreach, sponsorships, and assisting with the marketing and fundraising for the Zoo. She also oversees our amazing volunteers. A native of Pennsylvania, she is graduate of Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania with a bachelor’s degree in business administration/marketing and spent much of her career working in the healthcare field. Lea Ann is the mom to two daughters, Rachel and Rylee, who are in college, a teenage son, Tristan, and two rescued dogs and two cats. She is a member of the Downtown and West End Exchange Clubs, a board member and Festival of Trees chairperson for The Family Tree Center, and a member of Women Who Wine. She loves being involved in the community, but more importantly spending time with her kids doing fun adventures, walking her dogs, and traveling with her loving old man.