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Tom Lalampaa. Chief Executive Officer. 

Tom is a Samburu from the West Gate Community Conservancy, one of the most well established NRT member conservancies. For the past 10 years, Tom has been a leader in the design, development, and expansion of the Northern Rangelands Trust. As someone with an in-depth knowledge of the challenges attached to pastoral life in north Kenya, Tom has earned a great deal of respect among the different ethnic groups he serves. He is the founder Chairman of the Kenya Wildlife Conservancies Association (KWCA), a trustee of the Kenya Wildlife Service Board, and has also served as the Vice Chair of the Wildlife Security Task Force formed by the government of Kenya. He has been awarded the Tusk Conservation Award and the Stanford University Law School Bright Award for Environmental Sustainability among others. 

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