Our team

José Ropero

Valledupar, Colombia. Entrepreneur committed to the environment. My dream: to leave a legacy for future generations.
José Ropero

Jose Luis

Valledupar, Colombia. Local Birdwatching guide of the Tananeos Natural Reserve. Director of the Ecojugando institute. I love to explore and support the protection of nature and promote environmental awareness. I am committed to making birding a hobby in my region.
Jose Luis

Katty

Nature lover, engineer and permaculture specialist. I have a strong connection with nature. I spent my childhood enjoying the forests in the area of the Reserve and today these forests have almost disappeared... This is why I am committed protecting our Tropical Dry Forest for our new generations.  
Katty

Fabiola

Lawyer and permaculture-specialist at heart. I put my energy in realizing my dream of a world with communities living in harmony with each other and with nature.
Fabiola

Maarten

Creative entrepreneur inspired by nature. Every day I am amazed by the beauty, intelligence and creativity I find in nature. I believe nature has the answers to many questions of mankind and needs to be preserved for the generations to come. That´s why I support the Reserve.
Maarten

Yvan

Musician, passionate about nature. Experienced event organizer trained in Environmental Management and Health and Safety. I have worked in carbon offsetting projects in the voluntary carbon markets. Preserving nature and getting people involved to take part in conservation work motivates me to work with Tananeos Natural Reserve.
Yvan