Meet the Instructors

Kathleen Echevarria, M.S.

instructor Bio

Kathleen has 16 years of animal training experience with a wide variety of animals and a Master of Science degree in Environmental Education. Her early career years were spent training dolphins for the Navy marine mammal program and for the Dolphin Experience on Grand Bahama Island. It was after training the dolphins for the movie, "Zeus and Roxanne" that she was hired by Birds and Animals, Unlimited. She spent several years as a Senior Trainer at the Animal Show at Universal Studios and today continues to work as an independent Studio Production Animal Trainer for Birds and Animals, Unlimited.