Board update: February 2015

Monica Ros Stacy Megan

We welcome the election of four new Board members, Monica Awasthy, Rosalynn Anderson-Lederer, Stacy Jupiter and Megan Evans, elected at the beginning of this year – congratulations. As well, Vanessa Adams should be congratulated as she was voted President-elect. Further, the membership approved of me completing a three year term (end of 2016) to ensure that some of the structural reforms required for our society (see below) are well established. The Board decided to hold a meeting over two days at Taronga Zoo to progress our initiatives.

Member Spotlight: John Lamaris

John is a research scientist with the Wildlife Conservation Society Papua New Guinea program. John graduated from the University of Papua New Guinea with a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Sciences in 2010. John was awarded the best student presentation award at …