Lavinia Currier

Lavinia Currier a native of The Plains, Virginia, is an active conservationist and farmer in Hawaii, Colorado, and Virginia. She is president of the Sacharuna Foundation and has had a long involvement with Tibet issues. As a filmmaker, she has traveled often with WWF to the Dzanga-Sangha region in the Central African Republic with an interest in filming the BaAka pygmies. She wrote and directed the feature film A Passion in the Desert.