Staff Biographies

To see staff biographies, browse by program.

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
Boese, Maegan - Administrative Manager, Northern Boreal Mountains  & Western Arctic Programs
Brown, Morgan Breeding Bird Cumulative Effects Post-Doctoral Fellow, Northern Boreal Mountains Program
Castro, Dario Total Rewards Administrator, Management
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
Coxson, Christopher - Avian Field Technician, Northern Boreal Mountain Program
Cundiff, Brad  Independent Consultant, Management
Darling, Emily Conservation Scientist, Global Conservation Program
Debyser, Chloé – KBA Canada Technical Coordinator, National Conservation Program
Diogou, Niki - Postdoctoral 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 PhD Student, Northern Boreal Mountains Program
Halliday, WilliamConservation Scientist/Arctic Acoustics Program Lead, Western Arctic Program
Harris, Lorna Scientist and Program Lead-Forests, Peatlands, and Climate Change, National Conservation Program
Hart, Cierra - Research Assistant, Western Arctic program
Hollik, Emily - Field Technician, Northern Boreal Mountains Program
Holroyd, SusanConservation and Outreach Coordinator, Alberta Bat Program
Insley, Stephen – Director, of Arctic Conservation, Western Arctic Program
Katsabas, MarilynManager, Finance and Operations, Management
Kortsalo, PiiaGeomatics Specialist, 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
Low, Erin - Program Coordinator, BC Bat Program
Mantyka-Pringle, Chrystal – Co-Director, Northern Boreal Mountains  Program
McCaw, Laura Wolverine Research Associate, Ontario Northern Boreal Program
McKenzie, Allison - Administrative Manager, Ontario Northern Boreal Program
Melton, Kim - Field Technician, Northern Boreal Mountains Program
Moore, Zachary - Manitoba KBA Regional Coordinator, National Conservation Program
Murdoch, Alyssa  Post-Doctoral Fellow, Northern Boreal Mountains Program 
Napoli, Priscila Fundraising Database & Operations Officer, Management
O’Connor, Constance – Direcor of the ONB Program, Ontario Northern Boreal Program
Oke, Tobi - Post-Doctoral Fellow-NBM Climate Change Adaptation, Northern Boreal Mountains Program
Olson, Cory Alberta Bat Program Coordinator, Bat Program
Poley, Lucy – Canada KBA Ecosystems Criteria Coordinator, National Conservation Program
Quinn, Michael - Lead Field Technician, Northern Boreal Mountains Program

Rae, Jason – Bat Program Manager, Bat Program
Raudsepp-Hearne, Ciara Director of Key Biodiversity Areas, National Conservation Program
Ray, Justina President & Senior Scientist, Management
Reid, Clara - Avian Field Intern, Northern Boreal Mountain Program
Reid, DonaldConservation Zoologist, Northern Boreal Mountains Program
Rensel, Leah Bat Technician, Bat Program
Rodrigo, Kristin Social Media Coordinator, National Conservation Program Communications
Rudy, Michael - AB and SK KBA Regional Coordinator, National Conservation Program
Rumney, Robyn – Ontario KBA Regional Coordinator, National Conservation Program
Scrafford, MatthewWolverine Conservation Scientist, Ontario Northern Boreal Program
Seguin, JacobONB Field Technician, Ontario Northern Boreal Program

Shafiei, Forough Fundraising Manager, Management
Shajahan, Najeem - Post-Doctoral Fellow-Arctic Acoustics, Western Arctic Program
Soroye, Peter – KBA Assessment and Outreach Coordinator, National Conservation Program 
Southee, MegLead Geospatial Analyst/Programmer, Ontario Northern Boreal Program
Warren, Evan -  Lead Avian Field Technician, Northern Boreal Mountain Program
Williams, Melissa - Budget and Grants Manager, Management
Woolmer, GillianDirector, Finance and Operations, Management

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