Jimmy Jalenak

Jimmy Jalenak

Board of Directors 2010-2014

Jimmy Jalenak left law practice in 2008 to become Chief Administrative Officer at the Memphis Zoo. While he calls himself a recovering lawyer, he still is able to help out Chatterbox.

A graduate of East High School, Yale College, and Yale Law School, Jimmy began his law practice in New York, before returning to his hometown in 1965 to begin a career of more than forty years. He is married to the former Natalie Block from Buffalo, has two remarkable daughters, Molly Wexler and Katy Levit, and four even more remarkable grandchildren.