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Who We Are

Wild Bird’s Board of Directors represents a cross-section of Coloradans with a passion for conserving wild birds. Board members contribute financially and work tirelessly to ensure the sustainability and fiscal security of the organization.

Carmen Palumbo, Executive Director

Nancy Stafford, Board Member

Sam Wells, Board Member

Jessica Yoss, Board Member

Jess was born in Washington and grew up in Michigan. She always had a passion for all animals and even worked her way through college in various horse barns in Michigan and Indiana. Her love of animals grew and now, Jess has a Masters of Music performance and has a long history of animal welfare and husbandry roles. She's put of lot of time and effort into planning events and managing volunteers for several different Denver non-profits and even has experience working with rescued parrots. She currently plays bassoon with The Boulder Symphony Orchestra and is very excited to keep Wild Bird going and has great vision for the future of Wild Bird.