Board & Staff

Denise Folke


Denise FolkePresident - Elected in 2019, Denise has worked in Grants Management for over 20 years with experience in federal, state, local, private grants and fundraising. She acquired herGrant Professional Certification (GPC) in 2011. In addition, she holds a Bachelor’s Degree in English and a Master’s Degree in Communications. As a Peace Corps Volunteer in Namibia, she was able to experience the relationship between native animals, farm animals and humans living respectfully together as well as the devastation of dwindling predator populations. After working in other fields, Denise is excited about the opportunity to use her talents towards creating better synergy for wildlife, nature and humans alike.