Areas of Expertise: Change Management, Project Management, Process Mapping, Communication, and Environmental Ethics
Vanessa Lopez, Northwest Coordinator, joined Defenders in October 2014. She manages administrative functions and provides program support and public outreach in the Northwest. She has a background in change management and environmental activism and has implemented a large range of projects focused on training, resource management, sustainable ecology, and environmental education. Vanessa holds a B.A in Business Management from Florida State University, with a specialization in Human Resources Management.