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This is us, the LACA section at the ICCB 2015 @ Montpellier

 

 


 

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Anthony is LACA's President Elect. Location:

He's current possition is Doctoral Research Fellow & Fulbright Scholar at Texas Tech University. He is also Executive Director & Founder of S.P.E.C.I.E.S. (Society for the Preservation of Endangered Carnivores & their International Ecological Study) and President & Founder, LifeScape International.

PAST

  • B.S.c, (Honors), Biology (Zoology), Long Island University, Southampton College.
  • B.S.c. (Honors), Environmental Science (Biology), Long Island University, Southampton College.
  • M.Sc., Conservation Biology & Applied Ecology, University of Maryland, Frostburg State University.

Want to know more about Anthony? Click HERE to read his bio in English.


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Ana Luz is LACA's Director of Education. Location:

She is Uruguayan and her current possition is Associate Director on Capacity Development and Project Director within The Network of Conservation Educators and Practitioners at the National Museum of Natural History.

PAST

  • Ph.D.,Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Columbia University, N.Y.
  • Certificate in Environmental Policy, Columbia University, N.Y.
  • M.A., Columbia University, N.Y.
  • Licenciatura en Ciencias Biológicas (B.Sc.), Universidad de la República, Facultad de Ciencias, Uruguay.

Want to know more about Ana Luz? Click HERE to read her bio in English.


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Karla is LACA's Secretary. Location:

She is Mexican and her current possition is Professor in the Department of Environmental Sciences at the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Lerma.

PAST

  • B.S. in Biology from the Universdad Autonoma de Queretaro, Mexico.
  • PhD in Natural Resources and Wildlife Management from the University of Arizona.

Want to know more about Karla? Click HERE to read her bio in English. Da click AQUI para leer su bio en español.


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Olivier is LACA's President. Location:

He's current possition is and Co-Cordinator of the Great Green Macaw Research and Conservation Project at the Tropical Science Center

PAST

  • Bachelors in Arts (Université de Lausanne).
  • Masters in Project Management (University for International Cooperation).
  • PhD in Natural Sciences for Sustainable Development (Instituto Tecnológico de Costa Rica).

Want to know more about Olivier? Click HERE to read his bio in English.


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Sandra is LACA's Director of Communications. Location:

She's Mexican and her current possition is as consultant at Fuego Verde.

PAST

  • B.S.c., Biology (Zoology), Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM).
  • M.Sc., Biology (Ecology), Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM).
  • PhD., Sciences (Environmental Ecology), Instituto de Ecología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM).
  • 2 year Postdoc at the Universidad Autónoma de Sinaloa (UAS).

Want to know more about Sandra? Click HERE to read her bio in English. Da click AQUI para leer su bio en español. Visit her WEBSITE.


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Tsitsi McPherson is LACA's Director of Nominations. Location:


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Nigel Noriega is LACA's Chief Financial Officer. Location: and

His current position is Director and Founder of Sustainable Innovation Initiatives
 
PAST
  • Ph.D. in Integrative Biology is from the University of California at Berkeley
  • B.S. in zoology is from the University of Florida
Want to know more about Nigel? Click HERE to read his bio in English.

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Eduardo is LACA's Director of Chapters. Location:

His current position is PhD., Sciences (Environmental Ecology) student; Instituto de Ecología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM).

PAST

  •     B.S.c., Biology, Querétaro State University, Mexico

Want to know more about Eduardo? Click HERE to read his bio in English.


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Valeria is LACA's Director of Membership. Location:

Her current position is PhD., Sciences (Environmental Ecology) student; Instituto de Ecología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM).

PAST

        B.S.c., Biology, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM).
        M.Sc., Biology (Ecology), Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM).

Want to know more about Valeria? Click HERE to read her bio in English.