Director of Facilities Management
Andrew Marti joined the Zoo in 2017 and serves as the Director of Facilities Management.
The Facilities Management Division is responsible for the maintenance, repair, in-house construction and horticultural care of the campus. Marti oversees the daily operations of the Zoo’s Carpentry & Painting, Electrical, Fleet, Grounds, Horticulture, Housekeeping, HVAC/R, Plumbing, Site Work and Special Construction & Metals departments.
He began his professional zoo career in 2010 at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium where he held multiple positions before making the move to St. Louis. Marti received a degree in horticulture from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
He has been an active member in the Aquarium & Zoo Facilities Association (AZFA) since 2013 and previously served as Treasurer on the AZFA board and Chairperson of the Conservation Committee.