Costa Rican Ambassador Roman Macaya addresses guests during November 2 OTS reception

The event hosted by Ambassador Macaya and Dr. Sandy Andelman, President of OTS, provided a perfect opportunity for Dr. John Kress, Chairman of the OTS Board of Directors, and Dr. Andelman to reflect on the significant transformation initiated by OTS, from being mostly academic to being purpose driven. An audience of notables including H.E. Mninwa Mahlangu, South African Ambassador to the United States, Anne Slaughter Andrew, former US Ambassador to Costa Rica, Muni Figueres, former Costa Rican Ambassador to the United States, representatives of the National Science Foundation, USAID and other US government agencies, the World Bank, Inter-American Development Bank, and Organization of American States, conservation NGOs, academia, OTS alumni and other special guests gathered to learn about the new direction of OTS, view the photographic works of Benjamin Drummond, fellow of the International League of Conservation Photographers, and enjoy the Alma Fria wines of Jan Holtermann, former member of the OTS Board of Visitors.
Last Updated ( 11/10/17 )