|Born||New York, U.S.|
|Occupation||Animal Trainer; Behaviorist; Spokesperson; Author|
|Spouse(s)||Karen Balogh Stafford|
Grey Stafford is an animal trainer, zoologist, educator, and currently the Director of Conservation at the Wildlife World Zoo and Aquarium in Phoenix, AZ. He is also a highly regarded spokesperson for the zoo and aquarium industry and has been frequently featured on nationally televised programs.
He holds a PhD granted by the Department of Biological Sciences at Kent State University.
Grey serves as the Director of Conservation at the Wildlife World Zoo and Aquarium in Phoenix and appears regularly as a guest animal expert on "Fox 10 Arizona Morning," Good Morning Arizona and Your Life A to Z. He is a zoo spokesperson and has helped feature animals on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Late Show with David Letterman, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Larry King Live, Martha Stewart, Rosie O'Donnell, Good Morning America and Weekend Extra. He has also been featured on the Sci Fi Channel.
Stafford also serves on the editorial advisory board for the International Marine Animal Trainers Association (IMATA), and on an advisory committee for the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA).
Grey serves as an expert commentator regarding captive animal issues for national and international media outlets. On July 30, 2010 he was interviewed by CNN HLN concerning the fatal grizzly bear attacks in Montana.
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