Who We Are

Our Vietnam Elephant Initiative Team

Susan K. Mikota, DVM - Veterinarian

Diplomate American College of Animal Welfare

Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist

Elephant Care International

Director of Veterinary Programs and Research

IUCN / Asian Elephant Specialist Group

Phone: 1-931-796-7102 

Susan's resume/curriclum vitae

E-mail: smikota@elephantcare.org

Website: www.elephantcare.org


Willem Schaftenaar - Veterinarian

Veterinary advisor to the Elephant Taxon Advisory Group (Europe) 

Rotterdam Zoo

The Netherlands

Research Associate, Elephant Care International

Phone: +31622789442

Willem's resume/curriculum vitae

E-mail: W.Schaftenaar@rotterdamzoo.nl


Erin Ivory - Elephant Behavior and Welfare Specialist

Curator of Mammals 

North Carolina Zoo Society

Website: www.nczoo.com

4401 Zoo Parkway

Asheboro, NC 27205

Phone: 1-336-879-7660

Erin's resume/curriculum vitae

E-mail: erin.ivory@nczoo.org

Website:  www.nczoo.org


Hollis Burbank-Hammarlund - Programs Manager

Work for Wild Life International, Founder

Fundraising, Development, Project Management Consultant

E-mail: iwork4wildlife@gmail.com

Hollis' resume/curriculum vitae

Website: workforwildlife

Dr. Susan Mikot
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