Animal Wonders Board of Directors
Katherine brings knowledge and experience with wild animal rescue and rehabilitation to the Board. We're incredibly grateful for her long time dedication to Animal Wonders and our mission. Her compassion for animals and understanding of the realities of caring for a variety of wild animals helps guide our actions and keeps us focused on our mission.
Soazig le Bihan
Soazig is a powerhouse of knowledge and experience in the world of philosophy, physics, ecology, and education. As a professor at the University of Montana and mother, she pursues her mission as a public philosopher. Soazig in a long-time volunteer and joined the Animal Wonders Board in 2021. She is eager for the opportunity to serve our mission of rescuing animals in need and offering educational programs to the public.
Sara's passion for informal science education is a driving force in her career and how she gives back to her community. As an experienced program manager for a science education organization and long time volunteer for Animal Wonders, her knowledge of non-profits and dedication to our Board is inspiring!
Mariah is a professional dog trainer specializing in reactive individuals and her skills in training are exceptional. She also brings experience in animal rescue work and educational programs to the board. Besides her normal Board duties, Mariah has been enjoying sharing her training skills with some of the animal residents at Animal Wonders, most notable is her work with Gaia the 3 banded armadillo!
Steph joined the Animal Wonders Board of Directors in 2021 and we're excited to have her on the team! Her background in non-profit work, leadership, and caregiving is an incredible asset. Steph's compassion for animals drives her enthusiasm to grow Animal Wonders in new directions and expand our reach in the community.
Justin recently joined Animal Wonders Board and with him comes a wealth of knowledge in the legal sector. He also brings a unique perspective to our Board and we're incredibly grateful for his time and expertise.
Erin has extensive knowledge and experience in grant writing and supportive work with at risk groups in our community. We're so thankful to have her supporting our team!
Juan gives Animal Wonders a fresh point of view because he is not part of the animal world. He also helps the organization with any legal questions. Juan's children help Animal Wonders by giving their unique point of view about the presentations.
Dr. Cynthia Stringfield, DVM
Animal Care Advisor
Dr. Stringfield is an exotic animal veterinarian. She has cared for animals at the Los Angeles Zoo, Santa Barbara Zoo, and America's Teaching Zoo. Dr. Stringfield provides knowledge and experience of best care practices for captive exotic animals. She helps keep the animal residents healthy and happy.