A Wild Success Essays


Alexandra S. Garcia Executive Director, League of Conservation Photographers
Andrew   Sharpless CEO, Oceana
Andrew   Zuckerman Photographer
Arden   Wohl Philantropist and Pastry Chef
Azzedine   Downes President and CEO, International Fund for Animal Welfare
Barbara   Krumsiek Chair, President, and CEO, Calvert Investments
Bill   Ritter, Jr. Governor of Colorado 2007-2011
Bill   Snape Head Swim Coach, U.S. Deaf Swimming, 2011 World Champions
Billy   Collins Poet Laureate of the United States, 2001-2003
Brett   Baker Pear Farmer and Fishery Biologist
Brock   Evans President, Endangered Species Coalition
Carter   Roberts President and CEO, World Wildlife Fund
Casey   Neistat Filmmaker
Cathy   Liss President, Animal Welfare Institute
Corry   Westbrook Marathon Runner, World Traveler, and U.S. Congressional Candidate (FL – 8th)
Curt   Vandermeer CEO, Endangered Species Chocolate
Cynthia   Moss Director, Amboseli Trust for Elephants
Cynthia   Renfro Principal and CEO, Civis Consulting, LLC., Stragetic Philanthropist
Darrel and Karen   Sweet Ranchers, Darrel Sweet Livestock
David   Jenkins President, Conservamerica Educaiton Fund
David   Yarnold President and CEO, National Audubon Society
Doug   Peacock Vietnam Veteran, Writer, Filmmaker, Outdoorsman
Ed   Begley, Jr. Actor
Ellen   Bello President and CEO, Native American Music Awards
Eric   Goode Founder of the Turtle Conservancey, Conservationist, Artist, Hotelier, and Restauranter
Ethan   Van der Ryn Oscar-winning Sound Engineer
Frances   Beinecke President, Natural Resources Defense Council
Francesca T. Grifo Science Policy Fellow, Union of Concerned Scientists
Harley   White, Jr. Jazz Musician (a.k.a. Blake Davis)
Harriett   Crosby Mountain Climber and Jungian Analyst
Hugo   Tureck Farmer and Cattle Rancher, Coffee Creek, Montana
Jamie Rappaport Clark President and CEO, Defenders of Wildlife
Jan   Randall Professor Emeritus, Department of Biology, San Francisco State University
Jerry   Bilik Former Professor of Music, University of Michigan
Jim   Maddy President and CEO, Association of Zoos and Aquariums
Joe   Roman Author and Fellow, Gund Institute for Ecological Economics, University of Vermont
Joe   Trippi Political Strategist
Joel   Sartore Author, Speaker, Conservationist, Photojournalist, and Fellow of the National Geographic Society
John   Dingell United States Congressman 1955-Present
John   Horning Executive Director, Wildearth Guardians
John   Kazeva Spaceflight Hardware Integration Engineer
John   Kostyack Vice President of Wildlife Conservation, National Wildlife Federation
John Land le Coq Founder and CEO, Fishpond and Lilypond, Inc.
John   Melcher Congressman 1969-1977, Senator 1977-1989
John Patrick “Pat” Williams Congressman 1979-1997
Jon   Ellenbogen Vice President, Investment Officer, Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC
Julia   Philpott Senior Manager, Environmental  Sustainability  Solutions, Hitachi Consulting
Julie Fox Gorte Senior Vice President for Sustainable Investing, Pax World Management
Julie   Morris Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs, New College of Florida
Kate   Spade Designer, Kate Spade New York
Kieran   Suckling Executive Director, Center for Biological Diversity
Kim   Jordan Founder and CEO, New Belgium Brewery
Lavinia   Currier Filmmaker and Philanthropist
Lawrence   Troster Eco-theologian and Religious Environmental Activist
Lee M. Talbot Professor of Environmental Science, International Affairs and Public Policy, George Mason University
D. Linda Garcia Associate Professor, Georgetown University
Lori   Udall Daughter of Former Secretary of Interior Stewart Udall and President, Montpelier Consulting
Lucas   Joppa Ecologist, Computational Ecology and Environmental Science, Microsoft
Martha   Hoover Restauranteur and President, Patachou, Inc.
Mary   Oliver Pulitzer Prize Winning Poet
Michael   Brune Executive Director, Sierra Club
Michael   Fitzpatrick United States Congressman 2005-2007 and 2010-Present
Mike   Leahy Conservation Director, Izaak Walton League of America
Mike   Lehnert Major General, U.S. Marine Corps (Retired)
Mike   Thompson United States Congressman 1999-Present
Nathalie   Cely Ambassador of Ecuador
Nora   Pouillon Chef, Restaurant Nora
Pamela   Deutsch Executive Producer, Television
Pat   Ford Co-founder and Former Executive Director, Save Our Wild Salmon
Paul   Beier President, Society for Conservation Biology, 2011-2013
Pete   McCloskey Congressman 1967-1983
Peter H. Raven President Emeritus, Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis
Phil   Radford CEO, Greenpeace US
Philippe   Cousteau Explorer, Social Entrepreneur, Environmental Activist
Richard   Nixon  
Rick   Kelly Lieutenant General, U.S. Marine Corps (Retired)
Rodger   Schlickeisen President Emeritus of Defenders of Wildlife, Consultant on African Wildlife Conservation
Russell L. Schweickart Astronaut and Chairman Emeritus, B612 Foundation
Savana   Moore Animal Rights Advocate, Editor, Recording Artist
Seth   Goldman CEO, Honest Tea
Sheldon   Whitehouse United States Senator 2007-Present
Sim   Van der Ryn Author, Architect. Teacher, and Visionary
Sissel   Waage Director, Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services, Business for Social Responsibility
Spencer B. Beebe Founder and Chair, Ecotrust
Astrid J. Scholz President, Ecotrust
Susan   Middleton Photographer, Author, Public Speaker, Conservationist
Terry Tempest Williams Author, Naturalist, and Conservationist
Tim   Greyhavens Executive Director, Wilburforce Foundation
Tom   Lovejoy Professor of Environmental Science and Policy, George Mason University
Tom   Sachs Sculptor
Trip   van Noppen CEO, Earthjustice
Waris   Ahluwalia Designer and Actor
Wayne   Maser Photographer
Wayne   Pacelle President and CEO, The Humane Society of the United States
Wendie   Malick Actress
Wendy   Brown Biological Science Instructor, Danville Community College
Will   Travers CEO, Born Free Foundation and Born Free USA
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