Viet Nature Conservation

Staff

Management Board
Mr. Le Trong Trai – Director
 LTT_BMA-2 Mr. Le Trong Trai is a leading field ecologists (mammologist and ornithologist) and protected area planner in Vietnam, with over 35 years’ working experience. He is currently the Director of Viet Nature Conservation Centre (which was reconstituted from BirdLife International Vietnam Programme); the Coordinator of Vietnam Edwards’s Pheasant Working Group (VN-EPWG) and member of the Saola Working Group. Trai also closely cooperated with WWF Indochina Programme in WWF’s Central Truong Son Initiative project as a Central Truong Son Initiative Coordinator in 2002. He has about 10 years’ practical experience using camera traps i various habitats in Vietnam. In the last 4 years (since 2011), he has led a very successful camera trapping programme of BirdLife International Vietnam Programme and Viet Nature Conservation Centre, with tens of thousands of camera trap days, recording thousands of photos of 65 birds, mammal and reptiles/amphibians species in the Khe Nuoc Trong – Bac Huong Hoa forest complex, including various endangered species such as Sunda Pangolin Manis javanica, Giant Muntjac Muntiacus vuquangensis, Red-shanked Douc Pygathrix nemaeus, Crested Argus Rheinardia ocellata, Fairy Pitta Pitta nympha, etc.
Mrs. Pham Tuan Anh – Deputy Director
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Ms. Pham Tuan Anh has over 20 years working experience in management and implementation of development and conservation projects/ programmes. She was the Country Programme Manager of BirdLife International Vietnam Programme from 2003 to 2012. She led the transformation of BirdLife Vietnam Programme to an independent Vietnamese NGO – the Viet Nature Conservation Centre.  She is now the President of the Council and the Deputy Director of Viet Nature Conservation Centre. In addition, Tuan Anh has a strong development background. She has worked in the Vietnam-Sweden Health Co-operation from 1992 to 2001 with considerable experience on project/ programme management.

Tuan Anh holds Master degree in Public Policy (Lee Kwan Yew School of Public Policy, Singapore), Master of International Accounting (Swinburne University of Technology, Australia) and B.A. of Laws and B.A. in English language.

Finance and Administration
Mrs. Le Thi Minh Hue – Chief Accountant
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Before joining Viet Nature, Mrs. Le Thi Minh Hue has worked as an accountant for BirdLife Vietnam Programme since April 2006. Hue has a degree in Accounting, from the National Economic University, Hanoi. Before joining the BirdLife International Vietnam Programme, Hue had nine years of experience as an Accountant for a state-owned company.
Mrs. Le Thi Thu Nga – Internal Controller
 Anh co Nga 5 Ms. Le Thi Thu Nga has joined Viet Nature since November 2017 and provides supervision for Viet Nature’s financial activites. With over 30 years of experience in finance and accounting, she wants to contribute to the sustainable development of Viet Nature.
Mrs. Nguyen Mai Lien – Finance Officer
 download (2) Graduated from Hanoi Foreign Trade University in 2012, Mrs. Nguyen Mai Lien had three-year experience in the KPMG International auditting company before joining Viet Nature as a Finance Officer in 8/2015. With her knowledge in auditing and experience from many companies and corporations which she audited, she expects to enhance the financial management procedures in Viet Nature, and smoothen its activities and projects.
Mrs. Tran Thi Ly – Administrative Officer
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Mrs. Tran Thi Ly holds a Bachelor degree of Finance and Banking in Hanoi Foreign Trade University. Since 4/2017, she has become an administrative officer of Viet Nature.
Conservation
Mr. Tran Van Hung – Conservation Manager
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Before joining Viet Nature as a Conservation Manager since March 2018, Mr Tran Van Hung had nearly 25 years working experience in forestry economics. He started to work in conservation sector in 2007 with BirdLife International, Vietnam programme. In the period from 2010 to 2017, he worked in sustainable forest management and certification for natural forests.
Mr. Ha Van Nghia –  Field Project Officer
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Graduating from Forestry University in 2012, Mr. Ha Van Nghia majored in Natural Resources and Environmental Management. He has worked with BirdLife International Vietnam Programme and then Viet Nature Conservation Centre for 4.5 years, first as a Conservation Leadership Intern and then as a Field Project Officer.
Mr. Tran Dang Hieu – Field Project Officer
 Anh gui Ly Mr. Tran Dang Hieu graduated from Forestry University in 2010, majoring in Natural Resources and Environmental Management. He then worked for 3 years as a Forest Ranger in the Forest Protection Department of Quang Ninh district, Quang Binh province before joining Viet Nature Conservation Centre as a Field Project Officer based at Khe Nuoc Trong (Le Thuy district, Quang Binh province) in March 2014.
Mr. Le Van Ninh –  Field Project Officer
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Holding a Bachelor degree and a Master degree about Forestry from College of Agriculture and Forestry – Hue University, Mr. Le Van Ninh participated in many researches before being employed by Viet Nature as a Field Project Officer since July 2015. He is now working in the field office of Khe Nuoc Trong project in Quang Binh province.
Mr. Le Cong Tinh – Field Project Officer
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Holding a Bachelor degree on Forestry from College of Agriculture and Forestry – Hue University in August 2015. In November 2015, he became Viet Nature’s Field Project Officer, based at Khe Nuoc Trong (Le Thuy district, Quang Binh province).

Ms. Ngo Thi Thuy Dung – Field Project Officer
 DSC00886 Graduating from Biology Faculty, Hue University of Sciences, Ms. Ngo Thi Thuy Dung has worked for Viet Nature since 5/2017. She is now working with other Field Project Officers in the field office of Khe Nuoc Trong project in Quang Binh province.