AZA Education Advisors play a critical role in advising, designing, and executing conservation education, community outreach, and public awareness decisions and activities within AZA Animal Programs, which include Taxon Advisory Groups, Species Survival Plan® Programs, Scientific Advisory Groups, and Conservation Action Partnerships.
Although not required for Animal Programs, Education Advisors are incorporated into these groups to provide advice from their fields of expertise and to assist with the design and execution of the Animal Program’s conservation and management goals. Education Advisors may:
Individuals who are not members of AZA should contact Karen Povey, Karen.Povey@pdza.org for Program Leader contact information. Program Leaders will determine how vacancies are filled.
Please contact Karen Povey, Karen.Povey@pdza.org
Associate Curator for Conservation and Education at the Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium and member of AZA’s Conservation Education Committee.