'Aulani Wilhelm

'Aulani Wilhelm

'Aulani Wilhelm (Hawaiian) has spent more than 20 years in natural resource management, primarily ocean conservation, leading the designation of what is now the Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument and World Heritage site in Hawaii. As the Senior Vice President for Oceans at Conservation International, she provides strategic direction, management and oversight of CI’s Center for Oceans to drive global progress to restore and protect our oceans. Prior to joining Conservation International, she was Director of Ocean Initiatives for NOAA’s Office of National Marine Sanctuaries, and a Social Innovation Fellow at Stanford University.