David Younkman

Vice President, Western Region, American Bird Conservancy

David Younkman serves as American Bird Conservancy’s Vice President of the Western Region and has more than 30 years senior management experience working in conservation and environmental organizations. He spent two decades at The Nature Conservancy, beginning as the Ohio State Director and leaving as Vice President for Resources of the Latin America and Caribbean Program. David also served as the Executive Director for American Oceans Campaign and the Western Regional Director of the National Wildlife Federation. David has a MS in Landscape Architecture and Environmental Design from UW-Madison.