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The team

WDC has around 80 staff worldwide based in the UK, Germany, the USA, and Australia. In the UK, we also run the Scottish Dolphin Centre at Spey Bay on the Moray Firth in Scotland.

WDC is overseen by volunteer trustees who are responsible for ensuring we meet our charitable obligations.

Trustees

Lisa Drewe

Lisa Drewe
Chair

Alex Hunt

Alex Hunt

Arietta Bortot

Arietta Bortot

Hannah MacCarthy

Hannah McCarthy

Jessica Pollitt

Jessica Pollitt

John Gerard-Leigh

John Gerard Leigh

Johnny Read

Johnny Read

Phil Smith

Phil Smith

Directors

Chris Butler-Stroud

Chris Butler-Stroud
CEO

Cally Moore

Cally Moore
Director of finance

Carla Boreham

Carla Boreham
Director of policy and campaigns

Chris Vick

Chris Vick
Director of strategic operations

Ed Fox

Ed Fox
Director of marketing and communications

Helen Mitchell

Helen Mitchell
Director of fundraising

Sian Davies-Hamilton

Sian Davies-Hamilton
Director of human resources

Declan Andrews

Declan Andrews
Executive director, Australasia

Franziska Walter

Franziska Walter
Executive director, Germany

Regina Asmutis-Silvia

Regina Asmutis-Silva
Executive director, North America

WDC staff have a wide range of skills, working in closely-knit teams across the organisation from policy to communications, fundraising to supporter relations and finance. In addition to this, we are supported by a wonderful group of volunteers kindly offering their time to help our cause.

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Campaigns and policy team

Alice Walters

Alice Walters
Shorewatch data coordinator

Alison Wood

Alison Wood
Education coordinator

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Anna Moscrop
UK policy manager

Bianco Cisternino

Bianca Cisternino
Bycatch coordinator

Emma Eastcott

Emma Eastcott
Head of safe seas

Emma Steel

Emma Steel
Shorewatch coordinator

Erich Hoyt

Erich Hoyt
Research fellow

Ed Goodall

Ed Goodall
Head of intergovernmental engagement

Katie Dyke

Katie Dyke
Shorewatch coordinator

Katie Hunter

Katie Hunter
Scientific researcher

Lottie Pearson

Lottie Pearson
Campaign coordinator

Luke McMillan

Luke McMillan
Head of hunting and captivity

Miguel Iñíguez
Miguel Iñíguez
Director de Estrategia
Rob Lott

Rob Lott
Campaign coordinator

Phillipa Brakes

Philippa Brakes
Research fellow

Sonja Eisfeld-Pierantonio

Sonja Eisfeld-Pierantonio
Marine pollution coordinator

Vicki James

Vicki James
Protected areas coordinator