FOR THE CONSERVATION OF THE COLOMBIAN ECOSYSTEM
Born in Pereira in 1942. Bachelor of the Colegio Sagrado Corazòn Campohermoso. Manizales. Sacred Heart West Hill. London. High Proficiency English Language. Cambridge University. Business Accounting. London Chamber of Commerce. Langue et Civilization Français. University of Friborg. Switzerland. Scuola d’Arte e Cultura del Sacro Cuore Trinità dei Monti, Rome.
Co-founder and First Director of the Ballet de Colombia Corporation, the Coffee Cultural Fund, the Jorge Tadeo Lozano University Broadcaster and the Fundación Fondo Filantrópico ATA. She abandoned her life as an artist and executive 24 years ago to dedicate herself to ornithological research. Since then and in the company of her husband Jaime Olarte and some of their children, Luís Germen Olarte and Claudia and Mónica Trujillo Jaramillo, she has worked at the ATA Foundation, a private institution whose objectives are exclusively related to the study and conservation of Colombian values, both in the cultural and natural fields.