Philanthropy

  • Sally McGee

    Sally McGee

    The Nature Conservancy in Connecticut, Northeast Marine Program Director

    Mystic, Connecticut

    Sally has in-depth knowledge and expertise in East Coast oceans, fisheries and marine policy. Currently, she is the Northeast Marine Program Director for The Nature [...]

  • Julia Novy Hildesley

    Julia Novy-Hildesley

    Independent, Entrepreneur

    Portland, Oregon

    Julia’s past and current work is unified by the theme of forging multi-stakeholder partnerships to test new models and extend proven approaches to unleashing innovation [...]

  • Gabriela Anaya

    Gabriela Anaya Reyna

    Resources Law Group, Program Officer, Northwest Mexico Land Conservation Program

    La Paz, Mexico

    Gabriela has over 15 years of experience developing and implementing conservation projects in the nonprofit and government sectors in Mexico. Before joining Resources Law Group, [...]

  • Evelyn Arce

    Evelyn Arce

    International Funders for Indigenous Peoples (IFIP), Executive Director

    Mill Valley, California

    For almost 10 years, Evelyn has been working for International Funders for Indigenous Peoples (IFIP), where she currently serves as its Executive Director. IFIP is [...]

  • Andrea Athanas

    Andrea Athanas

    African Wildlife Foundation, Program Design Manager – Agriculture and Energy

    Arusha, Tanzania

    Andrea is a Program Design Manager – Agriculture and Energy with the African Wildlife Foundation. Her ambition is to find pathways for societies to transition [...]

  • Photo courtesy of Clemens Kalischer, © 2009

    Catharina Any Sulistyowati

    Kuncup Padang Ilalang (KAIL), Coordinator for Youth Program and Sustainable Community Initiative

    Bandung, Indonesia

    Any’s passion is to motivate people to act effectively in response to social and environmental problems. In 2002 she founded KAIL (Kuncup Padang Ilalang), an [...]

  • Mark Spalding

    Mark Spalding

    The Ocean Foundation, President

    Washington, DC

    As President, Mark brings his extensive experience with the legal and policy aspects of ocean conservation to The Ocean Foundations’ grantmaking strategy and evaluation process. [...]

  • Dayna Baumeister

    Dayna Baumeister

    Biomimicry 3.8, Keystone and Co-Founder

    Helena, Montana

    With a background in biology and applied natural history, and a passion for sharing the wonders of nature with others, Dayna has worked in the [...]

  • Jennifer Fletcher

    Jennifer Fletcher

    Trust for Public Land, Program Director

    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    Jenna leads the open space/greenways collaborative, “Embrace Open Space,” that brings together local officials, staff, soil and watershed district leaders, non-profits, agency staff and environmental [...]

  • Photo courtesy of Clemens Kalischer, © 2009

    Maria Carvajal

    SuMar, Choices for Nature, Founder

    Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico

    For more than 15 years Maria has worked in conservation and management of fishing resources, natural protected areas and wetlands in the Gulf of California [...]

  • Photo courtesy of Clemens Kalischer, © 2009

    Tim Brown

    Wabashco, LLC, President

    Chicago, Illinois

    Tim is the President of Wabashco, LLC a green investment project development firm located in Chicago, Illinois, and Principal of Forest Hill Energy, LLC. He [...]