“My intimate knowledge of Africa gives our clients unique access to those people, places and resources I have known my entire life,” says ROAR AFRICA’s founder and CEO, Deborah Calmeyer.
In Swahili, safari means "to journey." As such ROAR AFRICA’s founder Deborah has converted her passion for preserving Africa's wildlife and promoting eco-tourism into a thriving enterprise enabling clients to "experience a journey in Africa the way I know it and love it." As the only African who owns and operates a US-based company, working out of offices in New York and Southern and East Africa.
Deborah and her colleagues have an intimate working knowledge of the physical, political and territorial environments of the continent. Her life’s work is dedicated to creating life-changing journeys for an international clientele while impacting the vital conservation of wildlife and providing employment on the ground.