Dr. Leela Hazzah

Co-founder and Executive Director -Lion Guardians

Leela Huzzah is the Co-founder and Executive Director of Lion Guardians. She works on protecting the lions in East Africa along with the indigenous Masaai people. She is an Egyptian conservation biologist working in Kenya and Tanzania, and is also the president and board chair of the Wildlife Guardians in Washington DC. Leelah was nominated as the 2014 CNN hero.