Olivia Parrott - Webmaster
Olivia, North American, has a Bachelor's degree in Environmental Studies and Spanish from Lake Forest College, and works as Communications and Development Coordinator for the Georgia Forestry Foundation, just south of Atlanta. As a student she worked with Jon while studying abroad to help develop a PUP project at Mistico Park. She loves running spending time in nature, learning about other cultures, and travel. She plans to develop her career around environmental sustainability.
Eric vargas - Assistant membership managerEric, Costa Rican, studied Biology at the University of Costa Rica. He has experience as a teaching and research assistant, as well as an independent consultant in environmental education. He served as volunteer coordinator for the I Latin American Congress on Heritage Interpretation. He is currently working on his degree in environmental interpretation at the University of Costa Rica with a topic in Ecology and Interpretation training with a tourism company in Turrialba, Costa Rica, and with support from PUP.
ALEJANDRA ZUNIGA - COMMUNICATIONS CONSULTANT
Alejandra, Costa Rican, became a communication consultant after many years of working, first as a journalist, and then as a manager in non-profit organizations and businesses. She has a Master’s degree in Communication and Marketing from the Universidad Latina, and a graduate degree in Natural Resources Organization Management, from the University of Michigan.