Sharon Livermore, Programme Officer, Whales

Sharon Livermore

Programme Officer, Whales

Sharon supports our efforts worldwide to end commercial whaling, protect whales against ship strikes and make our oceans quieter.

Sharon has worked for IFAW since 2012, spending three years in our Oceania office as the marine campaigner, working across IFAW’s whale campaign and leading our regional ocean noise work. In addition to campaigning, Sharon has taken part in IFAW whale research off Kangaroo Island in southern Australia and has appeared before Australian Senate inquiries on the Great Barrier Reef and Antarctica.

Prior to joining IFAW, Sharon gained a Masters in Marine Mammal Science and has worked on marine conservation and whale and dolphin research projects in the UK, Isle of Man, New Zealand and Australia.