Our Flock

From our nearly 300-acre headquarters in Baraboo, Wisconsin, USA our reach extends across the globe.

We have offices and staff in China, Uganda, Kenya, Zambia and South Africa, as well as Texas, and work through strong partnerships with local organizations, governments, universities, businesses, and others in these regions. Our more than 125 staff and associates work with a network of hundreds of specialists in over 50 countries on five continents.

Archibald
Dr. George Archibald
Co-Founder and Senior Conservationist
(Headquarters)
Beilfuss
Dr. Rich Beilfuss
President and CEO
(Headquarters)
Aine-omucunguzi
Dr. Adalbert Aine-omucunguzi
East Africa Regional Manager
(Uganda)
Akarsu
Ferdi Akarsu
Research Associate
(Middle East – Transcaucasia)
Aynalem
Shimelis Aynalem
Research Associate (Ethiopia)
Bach
Bach Mai Le
Vietnam Office Manager
(Vietnam)
David Banda
Community Relations Manager
(Zambia)
Batbayar
Dr. Nyamba Batbayar
Research Associate (Mongolia)
Becker
Karen Becker
Assistant to the Co-Founder
(Headquarters)
Berridge
Richard Berridge
Grants Officer – Africa
(United Kingdom)
Bevars
Jennifer Bevars
Senior Gift Processing Specialist
(Headquarters)
Bii
Eva Bii
Kingwal Wetland Field Assistant
(Kenya)
Boardman
Kim Boardman
Curator of Birds
(Headquarters)
Botha
Pieter Botha
Resource Extension Officer
(South Africa)
Rose Boyajian
Gift Shop Manager
(Headquarters)
Broadhead
Lindsey Broadhead
Assistant Manager of Retail and Visitor Services
(Headquarters)
Caven
Andy Caven
Vice President – North America Programs
(United States)
Celley
Randa Celley
Executive Assistant – HR
(Headquarters)
Chibiya
Stacey Chibiya
Financial and Administrative Officer
(Zambia)
Chigangaidze
Cynthia Chigangaidze
Senior Administrator
(South Africa)
Cochran
Dr. Erica Cochrane
Conservation Measures Manager
(Headquarters)
Colvin
Jessica Colvin
Aviculturist
(Headquarters)
Craig
Christie Craig
Blue Crane Ph.D. Candidate & Western Cape Field Officer, Leiden Conservation Graduate Fellow
(South Africa)
Crouch
Dr. Carter Crouch
Director of Gulf Coast Programs
(Texas)
Davis
Tom Davis
Facilities Supervisor
(Headquarters)
Gabe Day
Facilities Technician
(Headquarters)
Didrickson
Betsy Didrickson
Senior Donor Communications Specialist
(Headquarters)
Mark Dumesnil
Grant Officer – North America Program
(Texas)
Field
Hannah Field
Executive Assistant – Development
(Headquarters)
Fiene
Jennifer Fiene
Membership Manager
(Headquarters)
Fitzwilliams
Kate Fitzwilliams
Senior Development Officer
(Headquarters)
Floyd Kelvin Steven
Research Associate
(Zambia)
Gavney Moore
Sara Gavney Moore
Digital Communications Program Manager
(Headquarters)
Gibbons
Bradley Gibbons
Highland Grassland Field Officer
(South Africa)
Gitter
Cynthia Gitter
Assistant Curator
of Birds
(Headquarters)
Gossens
Andy Gossens
Crane Project Manager
(Headquarters)
Guo
Guo Zhiwei
Program Officer
(China)
Hall
Paige Hall
Interpretive Programs Coordinator
(Headquarters)
Hartup
Dr. Barry Hartup
Director of Conservation Medicine
(Headquarters)
Hinz
Gail Hinz
Senior Accounting Manager
(Headquarters)
Holman
Todd Holman
Human Resources Director
(Headquarters)
Hope
Hope
Whooping Crane Mascot
(Headquarters)
Hou
Hou Bo
China Program Coordinator
(China)
Ilyashenko
Elena Ilyashenko
Siberian Crane Flyway Coordinator
(Russia)
Ivey
Dr. Gary Ivey
Research Associate, West Coast Crane Working Group
(United States)
Jin
Jin Jiefeng
Poyang Basin Program Manager
(China)
Johnson
Darcy Johnson
Accounting/Payroll Specialist
(Headquarters)
Johnson
Jeff Johnson
Facility Technician(Headquarters)
Jones
Hannah Jones
Graphics and Video Production Specialist
(Headquarters)
Jordan
Dr. Lara Jordan
Drakensberg Coordinator
(South Africa)
Kuhn
Steve Kuhn
Chief Financial Officer
(Headquarters)
Lacy
Anne Lacy
Senior Manager – North America Programs
(Headquarters)
Liu
Liu Tao
Environmental Education Officer
(China)
Louque
Irvin Louque
Whooping Crane Outreach Coordinator
(Louisiana)
Darcy Love
Managing Director – Cranes of the World
(Headquarters)
Luseka
Collins Luseka
Leiden Conservation Western Kenya Field Assistant
(Kenya)
Marks
Rari Marks
Leiden Conservation Whooping Crane Biologist
(Texas)
Millington
Spike Millington
Vice President
International – Asia
(Asia and Headquarters)
Mirande
Claire Mirande
Director of Conservation Networking
(Headquarters)
Dorn Moore
Geospatial and Information Services Manager
(Headquarters)
Morrison
Kerryn Morrison
Vice President International – Africa
(South Africa)
Mullins
Brittany Mullins
Regional Advancement Officer
(United States)
Zeneb Musiimire
East Africa Community Engagement Specialist
(Uganda)
Munana
Daniel Munana
Field Coordinator
(Rwanda)
Mwangi
Dr. Joseph Mwangi
Kenya Coordinator
(Kenya)
Nabuuma
Janat Nabuuma
Africa Regional Finance and Administration Officer
(Uganda)
Nekesa
Vivian Nekesa
Western Kenya Field Coordinator
(Kenya)
Ngabonziza
Olivier Ngabonziza
Field Assistant
(Rwanda)
Ogoma
Dr. Maurice Ogoma
East African Research and Monitoring Specialist
(Kenya)
Orishaba
Phiona Orishaba
Field Officer
(Southwest Uganda)
Oswald
Jason Oswald
International Finance Senior Manager
(Headquarters)
Phakathi
Samson Phakathi
Senior Community Project Officer
(South Africa)
Rehman
Sundas Rehman
GIS Technician
(United States)
Schmidt
Stephanie Schmidt
Whooping Crane Outreach Coordinator
(Headquarters)
Shanungu
Griffin Shanungu
Zambia Country Coordinator
(Zambia)
Sichilongo
Mwape Sichilongo
Southern African Floodplains Regional Manager
(Zambia)
Smirenski
Dr. Sergei Smirenski
Research Associate
(Headquarters and Russia)
Smith
Kim Smith
Chief Operating Officer
(Headquarters)
Smith
Dr. Liz Smith
Director of North America Programs
(Texas, USA)
Stauffer
Kari Stauffer
Director of Development
(Headquarters)
Su
Dr. Su Liying
East Asia Flyways
Program Leader
(China)
Tainter
Kyle Tainter
Senior Aviculturist
(Headquarters)
Tayebwa
Gilbert Tayebwa
Field Officer
(Southcentral Uganda)
Tebbe
Madison Tebbe
Executive Program Assistant – Headquarters Operations
Banda_N
Nasson Tembo
Operations Manager, Kafue Flats Restoration Partnership
(Zambia)
Thompson
Hillary Thompson
North America Program Crane Analyst
(Headquarters)
Tin
Tin Aung Tun
Myanmar Project Manager
(Myanmar)
Tran
Dr. Tran Triet
Southeast Asia
Program Coordinator
(Headquarters and Vietnam)
Tumusiime
John Tumusiime
Field Research Assistant
(Uganda)
Twombley
Amanda Twombley
Gift Processing Specialist
(Headquarters)
Dr. Damian Walters
South African Regional Manager
(South Africa)
Wanjala
Maurice Wanjala
Western Kenya Kipsaina Crane and Wetland Conservation Group Coordinator
(Kenya)
Wellington
Marianne Wellington
Senior Aviculturist and Chick-rearing Supervisor
(Headquarters)
Xiaoou
Xiaoou Chen
Admin and Finance Officer
(China)
Yu
Yu Qian
China Program Director
(China)
Zhang
Zhang Qi
Breeding and Stopover Area Program Manager
(China)