When I learned about all of the rare and unique primates on the verge of extinction, some of which had never been studied or even photographed, I knew that was what I wanted to do for the rest of my life.

 - Mireya Mayor

  • The Wild Side

    Primatologist, scientist and conservationist - hailed as the “female Indiana Jones,”  inspiring young women interested in science and exploration

  • The Next Generation

    Fulbright scholar lecturing at schools and universities across the country and recently named FIU Director of the Exploration and Science Communications Initiative

  • Storytelling with a Purpose

    Traveling the world as a wildlife correspondent,  TV host, speaker and presenter, including an Emmy Award-nominated correspondent for  National Geographic


The Passionate Pursuits of Dr. Mayor

Schedule and Booking Info

Are you looking for a dynamic, inspiring speaker for an upcoming meeting or conference?

Tour Dates

New Dates Scheduled for 2021

May 27, 2021

Milwaukee, WI

National Geographic Live Speaker Series

Sept. 21, 2021

Olympia, WA

National Geographic Live Speaker Series

March 2, 2022

Las Vegas, NV

National Geographic Live Speaker Series

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