Luis Camargo

Luis Camargo
  • Executive Director
    Organizacion para la Educacion y Proteccion Ambiental (OpEPA)

Luis Alberto Camargo is Founder and Executive Director of Organizacion para la Educacion y Proteccion Ambiental (OpEPA), and Director at Thundra Outdoors and Outdoor Tech International. Prior, he held a number of roles, including Adviser to the Vice-Minister of Tourism of Colombia, Adviser to the Department of National Planning in the Ministry of Environment of Colombia, Researcher at Universidad de los Andes and WWF Wilderness Medicine Instructor at the Wilderness Medicine Institute of the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) in the US. Camargo is an Ashoka Fellow and a Member of the Wilderness Society and the North American Association of Environmental Education. He received a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from Lehigh University and a Master's in Computer Graphics from Pratt Institute.