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Gabriela Garcia Besné


Gabriela Garcia Besné

Conservation Program Coordinator for Oaxaca

Gaby leads our sea turtle conservation projects on the coast of Oaxaca and assists in the implementation and coordination of our coral reef and mangrove conservation projects.

Gaby received her B.S. in Biology from the Autonomous National University of Mexico (UNAM) and her M.S. in Conservation Biology from INECOL. She has extensive experience in international projects, monitoring and wildlife research, and scientific analysis. Gaby is passionate about minimizing the negative effects pollutants have on wildlife and conserving coastal ecosystems. She is a certified SCUBA diver and has explored the Arctic Ocean, Mexico's coastline and the Galapagos Islands.