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Heather E. Eves

Professor of Practice

Dr. Heather E. Eves is actively engaged in working in teams and coaching conservation professionals, and the pursuit of evidence-based problem solving in conservation and development. She is a wildlife biologist and conservation professional, having studied and worked internationally with a focus in Africa since 1985 and the Caribbean since 2012. She also consults on wildlife conservation and capacity development projects and teaches graduate courses at multiple universities. Heather runs a professional coaching business, Heather E. Eves, LLC, where she coaches conservation professionals in their career planning. As a Certified Coach from an ICF Accredited Program, she is one of 22 Certified Conservation Coaches with the Conservation Coaches Network that trains teams in the Conservation Standards—a training she has offered to field teams since 2008 and at Virginia Tech CLiGS since 2010.

  • Biodiversity
  • Conservation planning
  • Conservation and development 
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