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Carolyn Farquhar


Carolyn Farquhar, Chelsea, Quebec

Chair & President

Carolyn is passionate about protecting the endangered species of our planet. She has been a working volunteer at Cheetah Conservation Fund in Namibia, witnessing close-up the magnificence of the cheetah, the ecosystems in which they live, and the vital work that CCF is doing.

Carolyn is also a member of Cheetah Conservation Fund USA’s Board of Trustees.

Carolyn was Assistant Director at the University of Ottawa’s Institute of the Environment, and the Associate Director at the Secretariat of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law at the University of Ottawa from 2008-14. Carolyn was director of research at Canada’s largest think tank, The Conference Board of Canada, where she led research projects on issues related to strategic planning, organizational change and public policy.

She completed her MBA at Queen’s University and recently completed a graduate certificate in environmental management at the University of Toronto.