Alex joined the Board of Directors in 2013, when he returned to Cambodia after an absence of 7 years.
Alex was previously a founding member of CRDT in 2001, while working in Cambodia as a University lecturer in Rural Development and Environmental Science. He was closely involved with CRDT as an advisor and project coordinator from 2002 until 2006.
Alex has a Masters degree in Environmental Science and a PhD in Ecology from the University of Sydney. In addition to his technical background in biodiversity conservation, he has strong skills in community work, strategic institutional development, fundraising, management and capacity building. He now works for the Wildlife Conservation Society as the Senior Technical Advisor for the Seima Protection Forest in Mondulkiri.
“I am very gratified to see the continued development of CRDT over the years, and look forward to joining the Board of Directors, working closely with the team again to help guide their future development.”