Rosa Lemons de Sá
CEO, Funbio (Biodiversity Fund Brazil)
Rosa Lemos de Sá is Secretary General of Funbio since January 2010. Previously, she led the Andes-Amazon Initiative of the Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation between 2006 and 2009, in the United States, and worked at WWF-Brazil for 10 years, occupying the position of Director of Conservation from 2003 to 2006. She has extensive experience in “Protected Area Programs”, has studied endangered species of primate and the impact of a hydroelectric dam on wildlife population as a Master and Ph.D. student, respectively. Rosa graduated in Wildlife Management from the University of Wisconsin (USA), has an MS in Ecology at the University of Brasilia and a Ph.D. in Wildlife Conservation from the University of Florida (USA).