The U.S. Wildlife Trafficking Alliance is guided by a Board of Directors composed of high-level stakeholders and experts who provide strategic guidance and counsel to the Alliance, including decisions related to its mission, programmatic focus, growth, and development. The members are broadly representative of key Alliance constituencies, including non-profit conservation organizations, media organizations, companies, and foundations.
Board members provide counsel on important decisions for the Alliance, including major partnership development, Alliance governing structure, goal planning, and key Alliance meetings and events.
Patrick Bergin, Chief Executive Officer, African Wildlife Foundation
John Calvelli, Executive Vice President for Public Affairs, Wildlife Conservation Society
Stephen D’Esposito, President, RESOLVE
David J. Hayes (Chair), Distinguished Visiting Lecturer in Law, Stanford Law School
Ginette Hemley, Senior Vice President, Wildlife Conservation, World Wildlife Fund
Dave Stewart, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Vulcan, Inc.
The following individuals are officers of the Alliance:
David Hayes, President
Steve D’Esposito, Secretary
Sara Walker, Treasurer