Project Director - Leslie M. Hunt

Leslie is responsible for producing research proposals and funding applications, planning and coordinating research activities, conducting and managing field work, analyzing project results, preparing reports and aiding in the creation of publications.  She has an extensive background in research, project management and logistics, field studies, and data analysis.  Leslie has spent significant time supervising projects as well as conducting hands-on research in the field.  She holds a degree in wildlife biology from the University of Waterloo, and for two years was the Species at Risk Biologist for eastern Ontario with the Ministry of Natural Resources.  In this position, Leslie became familiar with many of the key conservation issues and priorities targeted by MRF research.  Her experience with experimental design and statistics is critical to developing projects such that their potential is maximized and performed in a cost-effective manner.

2002- The Migration Research Foundation Inc.