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educator , environmental services administrator

Jennifer S. Lalley, American environmental services administrator, educator. Achievements include research in ecotourism role in conservation planning. Grant, Explorers Club New York, 2002, Biodiversity Taskforce Research grant, Department Environmental Affairs, Namibia, 2002, Research grant, Royal Geography Society, 2003, Vaughan Cornish Bequest, 2004, Focus Area grant, National Research Foundation, 2008.


Lalley, Jennifer S. was born on July 4, 1971 in Syracuse, New York, United States. Daughter of Gloria K. O'Leary and Robert J. Lalley.


Bachelor, Hartwick College, Oneonta, New York, 1993. Master of Science, University Kent, Canterbury, England, 1999. Doctor of Philosophy, University Oxford, England, 2005.


Eco-tourism guide. manager, researcher Okavango Wilderness Safaris, Maun, Botswana, 1995—1999, environmental manager Windhoek, Namibia, 2000—2004. Director Environmental Impact Assessment Community College, since 2005. Lecturer University Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, since 2007.

Trustee Wilderness Wildlife Trust, Johannesburg, since 2008. Research associate Round River Conservation Studies, Salt Lake City, since 2006, University Oxford, since 2005.


  • Achievements include research in ecotourism role in conservation planning.


Fundraising and public relations Save the Rhino Trust, Swakopmund, Namibia, 2005—2007. Contributor E-Green Magazine, Johannesburg, 2009. Member of British Lichen Society, Association American Geographers, Society Conservation Biology.


Married David John van Smeerdijk, February 26, 1998.

Gloria K. O'Leary

Robert J. Lalley

David John van Smeerdijk