Thomas Hammond

For over 25 years Thomas Hammond has led and directed numerous international initiatives in environment and sustainable development – and over the past 15 years has held increasingly senior management positions with responsibilities for program and strategy development, evaluation and results based management, research, and resource mobilization. Mr. Hammond also has specific field experience spanning over 20 countries. Formerly Senior Program Manager for Biodiversity with the Commission for Environmental Cooperation, an international organization created by Canada, Mexico and the United States under the North American Free Trade Agreement, Tom spent 12 years in senior positions with IUCN (The International Union for Conservation of Nature) and WWF International, and led a variety of conservation and development projects in both Africa and Latin America with CARE International and other organizations. A native of Toronto, Canada, Tom obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Natural Resource Management from the University of Ottawa, a Master’s Degree in Environmental Studies from the University of Waterloo, and undertook doctoral level.

STAP Secretary