Alexis (Alex) Horn has dedicated her career to the environmental field for over 15 years. She is a former endangered species biologist with the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration, has worked as a research scientist with the University of New South Wales in Australia, as an adjunct professor at the University of Tampa, run the Florida Panther Habitat Campaign for the Sierra Club, and worked as an outreach specialist for the Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation and the Coastal & Heartland National Estuary Program. Her current work covers Endangered Species Act permitting and communications and outreach work through government contracts.
Her consulting portfolio covers communications and media development, web and graphic design, project management, and photography. Alex holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of South Florida, and a master’s in Conservation Biology from the University of New South Wales in Australia.
Some of Alex’s career highlights include being featured in Australian Geographic for Mountain pygmy possum conservation and research, seeing a Florida panther released to the wild, taking Erin Brockovich on a water quality tour, and receiving NOAA’s Employee of the Year Award for her Species of Concern work.