Gwen Dobbs joined Defenders of Wildlife in January 2018, bringing eight years of communications experience in the environmental community.
She previously served as the Director of Communications at Alaska Wilderness League, leading the communications to keep oil and gas drilling out of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and Arctic Ocean. Prior to working at the League, Gwen worked for ICF International providing marketing and communications support for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s ENERGY STAR product labeling program, which helps consumers make smart energy-efficient product choices. She holds a B.A. in English from Allegheny College in Meadville, Pennsylvania.