Jenna Bowker

Jenna Bowker

CEO South African Avia-GIS Regional HUB
Bio: 

South African, MSc - Jenna (1991) graduated in 2015 as Master of Science in Conservation Biology (University of Cape Town, South Africa). Her thesis topic focused on using satellite imagery to investigate the ability of tropical parks in Africa to curb deforestation within their boundaries and resulted in a published paper in the Journal of Conservation Biology titled “Effectiveness of Africa’s tropical protected areas for maintaining forest cover”. In 2015 Jenna began work as an Environmental Consultant in Cape Town, South Africa, however her interests in bringing to the market efficient spatial tools for sustainable decision-making within the environmental and health sector led her to join the Avia-GIS team in 2017.