Paul Walker graduated from the University of Leeds in the UK with a degree in Zoology. He is Co-director of Wildtracks, and directs the wildlife rehabilitation activities and subsequent releases. Previous wildlife experience includes wildlife rehabilitation from an early age, care of sanctuary primates in the UK, involvement in the initial rehabilitation of chimpanzees in Spain and planning for their release in the Ivory Coast, and postgraduate research on tropical amphibian ecology. Research publication spread from amphibian ecology, species assessments, to forest structure and carbon storage, biodiversity and protected area planning.
Zoe Walker graduated from University of Leeds with a degree in Ecology. She is a Co-director of Wildtracks and a leader in the field of conservation planning in Belize. She works with both Government and Non-government agencies towards strengthening the national protected areas system, as well as ecosystem and wildlife conservation and management. Zoe is renowned for her communication skills and as a leader in inclusive participatory processes in conservation planning and assessments. She has led many national and site level conservation planning initiatives, resulting in outputs ranging from protected area management plans for more than 20 of Belize's protected areas to Belize's 5th National Report to the Convention on Biological Diversity.
Molly Reeve graduated from Colorado State University with a degree in Biomedical Science, and has gone on to complete a Masters in Conservation Medicine at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University. She has extensive international experience in Belize, Tanzania, Thailand, Indonesia and Hawaii regarding human-wildlife conflict, zoonotic disease transmission, implementing community based conservation programs as well as performing stake holder analyses, and combatting the illegal wildlife trade.
Tom Reeve is a seasoned business executive who has spent the past 15 years planning, analyzing and executing complex business mergers and acquisitions. He has extensive board and environmental advocacy experience and brings his transactional skills and discipline to drive project execution and management at Wildtracks.
John Zimmerman currently serves as a senior advisor to a private equity firm and prior to that was the Chief Financial Officer at a publicly traded international corporation. John brings keen financial discipline and invaluable strategic insight to Wildtracks. He is committed to financial transparency and serves on multiple corporate and nonprofit boards. John's passion for excellence helps ensure that Wildtracks projects are closely managed and that donor dollars are deployed efficiently.