James P. is a zoologist, an educator, and a writer who has spent more than forty years in the management of parks, zoos, aquariums, and museums. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Zoology and a Master’s in Adult Education. His business experience includes more than twenty-five years as an executive, leading complex organizations at all levels of management. He has directed government departments and private non-profit organizations, and overseen multi-million dollar projects. He is working on a management book, This Place is a Zoo: How thinking of your workplace as a zoo might make you a better manager.