Alexandra Garcia joined iLCP in May 2012 to help the organization develop and implement new programs that build upon iLCP’s core strengths: its conservation photography expeditions around the word, an amazing library of people, animal and nature images, and the support and dedication of the organization’s Fellow Photographers and Affiliates.
A lifelong collector of fine art photography – and now conservation photography! – Alex loves working with iLCPs Fellow Photographers to promote their conservation efforts and increase the impact of the Fellowships many individual and collective activities in the field. “I am always inspired by the dedication of our Photographers to our conservation goals and watching them work with our Conservation Partners is always impressive.”
Alex received her undergraduate degree in Finance with a minor in Latin American Studies from Georgetown University. Her MA in International Policy is from George Washington Universitys Elliott School of International Affairs. Her study concentration was on the impact of climate change and energy policy on women in the developing world and on the natural resources and landscapes in which they live and struggle to support their families.
Alex is fluent in French and Spanish. She has lived and traveled extensively around the world. She and her husband have two college-aged children.