Pam Torlina serves as the Community Engagement Director for Conserving Carolina. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of South Carolina Upstate. Pam worked with South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism, City of Greenville Parks and Recreation-Youth Bureau, New York State Office of Parks and Recreation and Historic Preservation, and Haliburton Forest and Wildlife Reserve, LTD in Ontario, Canada. Although her love of the natural world has no limits, Pam has a profound passion for birds and has performed annual migratory and breeding bird surveys, surveys on nocturnal owls, hawks and woodpeckers, presented educational programs on birds for adults and children, conducted nest searches and nest record data in the U.S. and Canada, participated in data collection for the most recent Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas, and she has volunteered with a licensed bird bander over the past several years. She and her daughter, Jade, love the outdoors and enjoy gardening, traveling, camping, backpacking, canoeing, swimming, and hiking.