June 01, 2019

Interview: Collin O’Mara

Interviewed by Milo Mason

Collin O’Mara serves as the president and CEO of the National Wildlife Federation, America’s largest wildlife conservation organization with more than six million members and 52 state and territorial affiliates. Under O’Mara’s leadership, the National Wildlife Federation is focused on uniting all Americans to ensure that wildlife thrive in our rapidly changing world. The Federation works across party lines to conserve wildlife, restore habitat, ensure healthy waters, defend public lands, provide environmental education, and connect people with the great outdoors. They publish the award-winning Ranger Rick magazines and National Wildlife magazine. Prior to joining the National Wildlife Federation, O’Mara served as the cabinet secretary of Delaware’s Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, where he was the youngest state cabinet official in the nation. He was a Marshall Scholar at the University of Oxford, a University Fellow at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, and a Presidential Scholar at Dartmouth College.

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