Since 2004, Mike has steered the IMBA juggernaut as its President and USA Executive Director. He does so under the auspices and leadership of IMBA's volunteer board of directors. "It's a dream job and a privilege to combine one's personal passion with that of your vocational goals.", says Mike. His professional career spans over 30 years of not-for-profit work. "It's the dedication and generosity of volunteers and contributors that daily inspire me. And that makes the tough times and days when I wonder, 'Am I making a difference?', all come into perspective." "I am most fortunate to be part of a community that is making the world a better place."
IMBA Chapters have spoken and they know what they want to do in order to improve the chapter program. To be more precise, 32 of the current 102 chapters who had representatives in attendance at the... Read More
The second IMBA Chapter Congress will convene on October 12 at the IMBA World Summit in Santa Fe, New Mexico. This is an important gathering of IMBA staff, board members and chapter leaders as we... Read More
Last Friday, I was privileged to be invited to and speak at the White House Conference On Conservation. It was a great opportunity to network among "the greatest conservation leaders in the world",... Read More