Myakka City, Florida
Madeline is originally from Newburgh, Indiana and graduated from Indiana University with a B.S. degree in Animal Behavior and minors in Nonprofit Business Management and Environmental Management. Throughout college she worked and interned at Mesker Park Zoo in Evansville, Indiana where she worked closely with a variety of large carnivores, primate and small mammal species. She also volunteered at the Indianapolis Zoo in Indianapolis, Indiana with their penguin team where she worked with their Gentoo, Rockhopper and King penguins. Her final internship was at the Cleveland Amory Black Beauty Ranch in Murichson, Texas. There she was able to gain valuable experience working with a variety of equine, hoofstock, carnivore, reptilian, avian, and primate species. Following graduation from Indiana University she was excited to accept a position at LCF as a keeper and is eager to work with endangered lemurs.