Leadership & Staff
The Jane Goodall Institute employs over 300 individuals who use their unique skills to develop the values, vision and the drive of Dr. Jane Goodall each day. We are a team of humans who love humans, people who love the planet and human animals who respect and work to protect animals with every decision made and action taken. Our staff ranges from field scientists affiliated with hundreds of major universities, to individuals with a combination of conservation, media, nonprofit and corporate knowledge. We are exceptionally passionate, focused and committed to conserving the world we all share.
JGI – USA Board of Directors
Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE
Vivian Lowery Derryck
Jane Goodall, PhD, DBE
Patrick van Veen
Representatives for Africa
Representatives for Asia and Pacific
Representatives for People’s Republic of China
Representatives for Europe
Tanya Perez Echeverria
Representatives for North America
Representative for South America
Directors At Large (nominated by Dr Goodall)
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