Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International Key Staff
The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund staff is a diverse group of dedicated people with a shared devotion to the survival of gorillas and their habitats. Although many nationalities are represented on our staff, the majority are Rwandan and Congolese.The Fossey Fund is committed to capacity-building, which empowers citizens of the countries where our programs operate to become leaders in conserving the wildlife and ecosystems that are their heritage.
Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International headquarters
(Atlanta, GA, USA)
Tara Stoinski, Ph.D.
President and CEO/Chief Scientific Officer
President Emeritus, Strategic Initiatives
Damien Caillaud, DVM, Ph.D.
Research Program Director
Winnie Eckardt, Ph.D.
Heather Greene, CFRE
Senior Development Officer
Director of Communication
Africa Programs/Karisoke Research Center
Director, Rwanda Programs and Karisoke Research Center
Gorilla Program Coordinator
Biodiversity Research Program Coordinator
Ecosystem Health and Education Program Manager
Finance and Administration Manager
Africa Programs/Grauer's Gorilla Conservation and Research Program
(Democratic Republic of Congo)
NGOBOBO -As- Ibungu Urbain
CBR (Biruwe) Research and Conservation Program manager
Socio-economic Program Manager
Biruwe Station Field Team Leader
GRACE™ (Gorilla Rehabilitation and Conservation Education Center)
(Kasugho, Democratic Republic of Congo)
Sonya M. Kahlenberg, Ph.D.
Confiscated Gorilla Program Manager