Alex Thompson joined The Wilderness Society in August 2017 as a Communications Manager for the energy and climate campaign. She brings 7+ years of experience in nonprofit communications and journalism, having previously covered the natural gas and renewable energy industries.
Sharon Russell is the Donor Stewardship Associate in the Philanthropy department. A recent New York transplant, Sharon previously worked at the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law and at Alley Cat Allies in their development departments.
As the Public Lands Representative in the California Desert, Sheara Cohen works at the intersection of The Wilderness Society’s Land & Water and Energy & Climate programs in one of the country’s largest and wildest ecosystems.
Taimur Ahmad joined TWS in 2016 as a Recreation and Forest Policy Fellow based out of the D.C office. Originally from New York City, he learned to rock climb and fish on the boulders and in the lakes of Central Park before graduating to the crags of upstate New York. He has a degree
Patricia (Trish) Gallegos from Albuquerque, New Mexico. Trish was previously employed within the Latino Outreach program of Conservation Voters New Mexico, called Juntos. She held the position of Lead Organizer/Community Outreach Coordinator as well as Office Manager.