Professional Development Grant - June 2017 Professional Development Grant - June 2017 National AAZK conference Ruth Mock presented a poster at the National AAZK conference in Washington, D.C. entitled "Creating professional development opportunities for keepers at small, rural facilities." She also enrolled in a certificate course during the conference and earned a certificate in zoo nutrition. 204935752 IAATE conference Lindsey Miller attended the annual International Association for Avian Trainers and Educators conference in Redding, CA. She completed an animal training workshop with Steve Martin during the conference. 204935753