Meet the team

We are a small and dedicated team. Passionate about what we do, we work to ensure that as much funding as possible gets to the people and places that need it most to protect endangered wildlife.

Founder: The late David Shepherd CBE, FRSA 1931 – 2017

Karen Botha
Chief Executive
Mary Nugent
Head Of Finance
Susie Baxter
Head of Fundraising
Georgina 'Peanut' Lamb
Head of Programmes & Policy
Natalie Archer
Office Manager/Executive Assistant
Sally Case
Trusts & Foundations Manager
Jo Elphick
Education Manager
Amanda Butler
Community Fundraising Team Leader
Marianne Watts
Accounts Executive
Kay Roudaut
Artist Liaison & Merchandise
Becca Cassidy-Simpkins
Design & Digital Executive
Ted Nugent
Lunch Supervisor
Ivy Case
Chief Bin Raider
Willow Cassidy-Simpkins
Head of Office Morale

Founder: David Shepherd CBE, FRSA 1931 – 2017

Trustees: Melanie Shepherd, Rodney Birrell, Andrew Brown, Nigel Colne CBE, Christopher Cowdray, Fiona Luck, Andre Pienaar, Zoë Woods

Honorary Vice Presidents: Mark Carwardine, Saba Douglas-Hamilton, David Gower OBE, Gary Lineker OBE, Simon King OBE, Mandy Shepherd