Promoting Professional Development and Best Practice in EE
Roles at NAAEE:Board
Corporate Curator of Conservation and Education
SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment
Bill Street is currently the Corporate Curator of Conservation and Education at SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment in Orlando, Florida. In this role, Bill creates and implements the organization’s conservation and education strategies. Bill has been a leader in environmental education for over 15 years. Prior to joining SeaWorld, Bill was the Director of Zoological Conservation and Education at Busch Gardens in Tampa, the Senior Director of Education Programs at the National Wildlife Federation in Washington D.C., an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Biology at California State University in Long Beach, and held leadership positions at the Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific in California and the John G. Shedd Aquarium in Chicago, IL. Bill began his career at SeaWorld, beginning as a Science Writer and Instructor, and moving into the role of Community Relations Manager.
In his innovative and accomplished career, Bill has been a spokesperson for conservation and education, appearing on local, regional, and national television programs. Bill was also executive producer of the Emmy-winning series, Saving a Species, as well as co-host of Adventure Camp, a national television series broadcast on Discovery Kids and the BBC. Bill has also been a keynote speaker at numerous national and international zoological conferences and serves on the boards of a number of zoological and aquarium organizations. Bill holds an MA in Instructional Systems from the University of Central Florida and a BA in Biology from Augustana College.