Staff Biographies

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All staff

Adams, Ian – BC KBA Regional Coordinator, National Conservation Program 
Agnew, Biz Director of Philanthropy, Management
Bernasconi, Chelsea - Executive Assistant, Management
Blouin, DanaProgram Manager,  Bat Program
Brown, Morgan - Post-Doctoral Fellow, Northern Boreal Mountains
Castro, Dario Leave Management Coordinator, Management
Charish, Rachel – Arctic Research Assistant, Western Arctic Program 
Chapman, Colin - Nova Scotia KBA Coordinator, National Conservation Program
Chartier, Maya - Wildlife Technician, Western Arctic Program
Chetkiewicz, CherylConservation Scientist, National Conservation Program
Cooke, HilaryCo-Director, Northern Boreal Mountains Program
Cordero, Lina - Communications Intern: Biodiversity Projects, National Conservation Program
Cundiff, Brad  Independent Consultant, Management
Darling, Emily Director of Coral Reef Conservation, Global Conservation Program
Debyser, ChloĆ© – KBA Canada Technical Coordinator, National Conservation Program
Diogou, Niki – Post-Doctoral Fellow, Western Arctic Program
Ezibe, Okechukwu – Human Resources Manager
Farrell, ClaireAssociate Conservation Scientist, Ontario Northern Boreal Program
Gates, Heather Conservation Assistant, Bat Program
Gonet, Jared  MITACS Accelerate Fellow, Northern Boreal Mountains
Grosfield, Lynsey  Conservation Communications Manager, National Conservation Program
Halliday, WilliamConservation Scientist/Arctic Acoustics Program Lead, Western Arctic Program
Harris, Lorna Forests, Peatlands and Climate Change Scientist, National Conservation Program
Hart, Cierra - Research Assistant, Western Arctic program
Insley, StephenAssociate Conservation Scientist, Western Arctic Program
Katsabas, MarilynManager, Finance and Operations, Management
Kortsalo, PiiaGIS and Remote Sensing Analyst, Northern Boreal Mountains Program
Kraus, Daniel Director of National Conservation, National Conservation Program
Lausen, CoriDirector of Bat Conservation, Bat Program
Lescord, Gretchen Environmental Scientist, Ontario Northern Boreal Program 
Leung, Angela - KBA Quality Control Coordinator, National Conservation Program
Mantyka-Pringle, Chrystal – Co-Director (Conservation Planning Biologist), Northern Boreal Mountains  Program
Martin, MorganPost-Doctoral Fellow, Western Arctic Program
McCaw, Laura Wolverine Research Associate, Ontario Northern Boreal Program
Murdoch, Alyssa  Post-Doctoral Fellow, Northern Boreal Mountains Program 
Napoli, Priscila Fundraising Database & Operations Officer, Management
O’Connor, ConstanceAssociate Conservation Scientist, Ontario Northern Boreal Program
Oke, Tobi - Post-Doctoral Fellow, Northern Boreal Mountains Program
Olson, Cory Alberta Bat Program Coordinator, Bat Program
Olson, Sarah Associate Director, Wildlife Epidemiology, Bat Program
Paterson, Brian – NABat Analyst, Bat Program 
Poley, Lucy – Canada KBA Ecosystems Criteria Coordinator, National Conservation Program
Rae, Jason – Data and Research Scientist, Bat Program
Raudsepp-Hearne, Ciara Canada KBA Coordinator, National Conservation Program
Ray, Justina President & Senior Scientist, Management
Reid, DonaldConservation Zoologist, Northern Boreal Mountains Program
Rensel, Leah Bat Technician, Bat Program 
Robards, MartinArctic Beringia Coordinator, Western Arctic Program
Rumney, Robyn – Ontario KBA Regional Coordinator, National Conservation Program
Scrafford, MatthewWolverine Conservation Scientist, Ontario Northern Boreal Program
Seguin, JacobOntario Northern Boreal Field and Research Associate, Ontario Northern Boreal Program
Shafiei, Forough Fundraising Manager
Soroye, Peter – KBA Assessment and Outreach Coordinator, National Conservation Program 
Southee, MegGIS Analyst and Spatial Data Manager, Ontario Northern Boreal Program
Smith, Lindsay - Field Technician, Bat Program
Woolmer, GillianDirector, Finance and Operations, Management

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