Camp Manager and GIS Technician
Gilbert is the Camp Manager at Save the Elephants. He provides direction and logistical support for all field staff in Samburu, while undertaking roles in finance management, administration and database updating. He also hosts and guides interns and visiting researchers, ensuring all their needs are met. His skills as a GIS technician serve him in monitoring elephant movement via STE’s cutting-edge tracking system viewed on Google Earth. He has participated Esri East Africa User Conference and numerous international conferences on Biodiversity, land use and climate change in Nairobi, and the African GIS Google outreach launch in Uganda.
Gilbert previously worked with the Kenya Wildlife Service as Rhino research assistant. In 2013, he was nominated for the Project Environmental Protection and Biodiversity Conservation, which he undertook in Washington DC.v