Our Team

Our Team


Loti Woods
Co-Founder & Executive Director

Tashi Brewster
Associate Director

Alexis Hinchliffe
Education Manager

Emily Sommerfeldt
Education Coordinator

Board of Directors

Dale Weiler
Co-Founder & Board President; Sculptor

Loti Woods
Co-Founder & Executive Director

Diana Reuter-Twining, AIA
Board Treasurer; Architect and Sculptor

Debra Vasilopoulos
Board Secretary; Market President, First Horizon Bank

Carolyn Baughman
Board Director; Freelance Writer/Video Producer

Cassia Rivera
Board Director; Wildlife Conservation Photographer

Advisory Board

Kerry David
Producer, Director and Writer

Karen Dacey
Retired Champions for Wildlife & Big Brothers/Big Sisters

Tish Gailmard
Director of Wildlife Conservation, Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center

Kate Greiner
Vice President of Philanthropy, NC Wildlife Federation

Denise Harwell
Retired IT Operations Analyst

John Infante
Director of Corporate Solutions, Jersey Cares

Lauren Kraut
Sr. Collections Manager, National Sporting Library & Museum

Chris Lasher
American Red Wolf SAFE Ex-Situ Population Manager

Susan McHugh
Retired Polk County School Superintendent

Lee Mulligan
Attorney at Strauss & Associates, P.A.

David Riddle
Retired Science Teacher

Patty Roberts
Retired CEO, General Star Management Company

Beth Sanford
Founding Partner, Hyphen3

Matt Wiley
Founder & CEO, The Good of the Hive

Corrie Woods
Photographer & Partner  at Lichty Guitars

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Rita Zaluzec
Retired Director of Human Resources and Facilities, United Way

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P.O. Box 128
Lynn, North Carolina, 28750

Champions for Wildlife is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization.
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