Latin American Section Council


The Latin American Section Council is elected to represent the needs and interests of NatureServe network members from Mexico, Central America, and South America.

The Latin American Section Council helps the network achieve its shared mission by:

  • Representing the network members in strategic, annual, and operational planning
  • Coordinating communications and maintaining connections between network members and NatureServe staff
  • Seeking and contributing to fundraising and business development
  • Nominating a representative to serve on the NatureServe Board of Directors

Current Section Council

Maria Patrocinio Alba, President
Pronatura Sur A.C. (Mexico)    

Antonio Tovar, Vice President
Centro de Datos para la Conservación del Perú

Maria Isabel Salazar, Secretary
Corporación Autónoma Regional del Valle del Cauca (Colombia)