Advisory Board

Chimps Inc.’s Advisors and Board of Directors bring together a mix of backgrounds and experience, and provide leadership and advice in the best interest of the sanctuary and chimpanzee conservation.  Our advisors share expertise in business, marketing, veterinary medicine, nonprofit management, fundraising, public relations, education, and animal husbandry.

Carla McGinley

Carla (Young) McGinley was born in Redmond, Oregon and grew up on a dairy farm there. She was a member of a horse 4-H club and participated in horse shows through high school. During that same time she began participating in the Western States Junior Rodeo Association and in sanctioned rodeo’s throughout the Northwest. Carla is […]

Palmer Malarkey

Palmer grew up in Bend Oregon. After graduating from Cate school in 1989, Palmer later obtained a BS in mechanical engineering from the University of Washington in 2002. […]

Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE

Dr. Goodall, a British primatologist, anthropologist, ethologist and UN Messenger of Peace, is widely acknowledged as the world’s leading expert on chimpanzees. […]