Community Conservation Manager, Taronga Conservation Society Australia
New South Wales, Australia
Belinda grew up in Sydney and has worked on high-profile projects and campaigns in the not-for-profit sector, with both Australian and global impact. Upon finishing her Bachelor of Environmental Science, Belinda moved to London where she led the climate change and sustainability campaigns for the largest women’s charity in the UK. On return to Sydney, Belinda led the Wilderness Society Sydney as the NSW Campaign Manager, before moving to Taronga Conservation Society Australia as the Community Conservation Manager in 2015. Key milestones include developing the Women’s Institutes Carbon Challenge, achieving new protected areas within NSW and leading Taronga’s campaign against the illegal wildlife trade through partnership with Google, TRAFFIC and recently San Diego Zoo Global.