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    Josh Lowry

    Conservation Officer Josh grew up in Kirkland, Washington and has always been interested in wildlife conservation. It all started back in…

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    Lonni Pike

    Corporate Donor and Sponsorship Coordinator Born and raised in Encinitas, Lonni grew up with salt water in her hair and…

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    Robert Pike

    Journalist – Photographer & Videographer Born and raised in Southern California Robert has always been one for the spot light.…

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    Lauren Lee

    Education Coordinator Lauren grew up in Singapore before moving back to her home base, San Diego, California. Her passion for nature and animals started…

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    Chris Laursen

    Medic Trainer for Anti-Poaching Units Chris Laursen is an Australian with a passion for helping those on the front line…

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    Steven Cardenas

    Steven graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Cell Biology from the University of California, San Diego. During…

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    Todd Schwenk

    Rhino Project Coordinator Todd grew up in Michigan, spending most of his childhood in the woods and on the lake.…

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    Weston Popichak

    African Painted Dog Coordinator & Awareness Triathlete Weston Popichak has worked with exotic animals for over 10 years; throughout  that…

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    Elise Montanino

    Elise has been passionate about animals and conservation since she was a child. Growing up in Northern California, she recited…

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    Lauren Ayres

    Lauren Ayres Martinez was born in Missoula, Montana and raised there, Jackson, Wyoming and Hood River, Oregon. She holds a…

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