Dr. Shivani Bhalla

Shivani serves as a special advisor to WE’s operations team. A fourth generation Kenyan, Shivani is Founder and Executive Director of Ewaso Lions, based in Northern Kenya. Shivani is passionate about Kenya’s wildlife and has dedicated her life to conservation through collaboration with and inclusion of local communities as well as other leaders in the field. Her work has earned her outstanding recognition in the conservation field, including the 2014 Whitley Award, 2014 National Geographic Emerging Explorer, and the 2013 Rabinowitz-Kaplan Prize for the Next Generation in Wild Cat Conservation.