GWC People

GWC Staff

Michael Fishbach, Co-Founder/Executive Director
Michael has been actively involved in conservation efforts, scientific research, education, and ecotourism related to blue whales for 20 years. He focuses on implementation of the public outreach and education efforts for GWC, and is also currently working on blue whale habitat protection issues in the Sea of Cortez off Baja California.

Gershon Cohen, PhD, Co-Founder/Campaign Director
Gershon focuses primarily on GWC strategy development and implementation. Gershon has been working for twenty-five years to stop the contamination of public waters from industrial discharges from pulp mills, mines, and cruise ships, and co-founded GWC in 2010 to work directly on the survival of the world’s great whales.  He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, a Master’s Degree in Molecular Biology and a PhD in Environmental Policy.
Sara Randall is a computer nerd with a passion for marine mammal protection. A graduate from Boston University with a degree in Advertising/PR and a minor in Marine Science, Sara helps maintain the GWC website and keeps news items fresh in the GWC Twitter and Facebook accounts.


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