James Madeli Research and Education Coordinator for Wild Nature Institute
James completed his bachelor of science degree in Wildlife Science and Conservation at the University of Dar es Salaam in fall 2017. He was born and raised in Singida in central Tanzania, and is currently based at Wild Nature Institute's field office in Mtowambu, in the Tarangire-Manyara region. He coordinates Wild Nature Institute's environmental education programs in primary and secondary schools throughout the Tarangire-Manyara Ecosystem and assists with the Masai Giraffe Conservation Demography and TUNGO research projects. James conducts giraffe photographic identification surveys and collects giraffe dung for genetics research, and is leader of "Twiga Team Alpha."