Berry Gargan - Home Office

Berry Gargan - Home Office

“Berry is a powerhouse individual of deep insight and integrity, with the personal attributes to take this leadership work forward in White Lion home territories.”

Berry Gargan  is Executive PA.

Berry brings multi-faceted talent and expertize from both the corporate and non-profit sector.
Coming from a background of multi-media journalism and radio broadcast, Berry has run her own company, spiritual centre and radio programme.

Having served as Cooperation Circle Liaison Officer for United Religions Initiative Southern Africa, Berry has managed large events and global community interests.

In her role of Executive Assistant to Linda Tucker, she continues her LionHearted Leadership™ work of uniting people of diverse cultures, religions and belief systems with common purpose in the mission of the Linda Tucker Foundation, where the ultimate goal is Creating a LionHearted World of ecosystems and human systems are mutually beneficial.

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The Linda Tucker Foundation’s South African operation has it’s HQ in the heart of White Lion ancestral territories, in the Protected Area created by the Global White Lion Protection Trust called Tsau.
Tsau is a San word meaning both “Star” and “Lion” – and legend tells us it was the first word of First Man.

Linda Tucker’s White Lion Leadership Academy takes place annually on site in Tsau, and through on-line programmes internationally.

Linda Tucker is Founder and CEO of the Linda Tucker Foundation. She is also Ambassador in Chief of the Global White Lion Protection Trust, a community based conservation organisation which she founded in 2002 and which has implemented the White Lion Protection Plan™: a leadership model for sustainable living with mutual benefits for People, Land and Lions.

Linda Tucker’s community-based conservation efforts in the Kruger to Canyons Biosphere have been enabled by powerful partnerships with other organisations and NPOs, including Corelight (USA) and NOVO Foundation (USA), Wilderness Trust (UK), Wildlands Conservation Trust (SA).

Support for Linda’s LionHearted Leadership™ initiatives has flowed in from all corners of the earth and across all cultures.
Luminaries in support have included world conservation legend, Dr Ian Player; the “green royal” of the Netherlands, Princess Irene von Lippe; Retired High Chief of Canada’s Native Dene People, Francois Paulette; Advocate of High Court of South Africa and MP of South African Parliament, King Phathekile Holomisa; former Chair of South African Parliament and current Ambassador to Washington, Mninwa Mahlangu; Archbishop Desmond Tutu, President of the Worldwide Indigenous Science Network, Dr Apela Colorado; President of Tecno AO Asia, Dr Izumi Masakawa and many other contributors from all walks of life whose support over the years is deeply valued.

In addition, there have been a number of critically important land benefactors, without which the efforts to save the White Lions and their gene pool in the wild of their endemic habitat would have been in vain.

These benefactors include Mireille Vince, Leslie-Temple Thurston, Brad Laughlin, Sheryl Leach and Angela Neumann, who’s generous donations have secured large tracks of wilderness lands in the heart of White Lion ancestral territories.

Patron of The White Lion Leadership Academy

Linda Tucker and Princess Kabelo

The Patron of the White Lion Leadership Academy is Princess Kabelo Chiloani of the Moletele Nation, the Sepedi people who share the Kruger to Canyon Biosphere with the sacred White Lions.

Kabelo is a role model for her people and fierce protector of wildlife in the region of her birthplace, where she teachers traditional values in one of the StarLion centres.

“The 10th Law of LionHearted Leadership™  is Good Governance. If I understood anything about the Great Knowledge, it had to be that treasure or gold is not a material issue”

– Linda Tucker

Debate: Lion Hunting


Linda interviewed in South African TV with canned lion hunter.


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Please note that photographs on this site are property of the White Lion Protection Trust and may not be reproduced without written permission of the WLT.

Photographers: Veronica Coetzer, Karen-Jane Dudley, Maurice Fernandez, Anthony Smyth, Beth Duncan, Jason A.Turner



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Two days ago marked the 27th Anniversary of Linda’s rescue from a pride of angry lions by Lion Queen, Maria Khosa.
See how Linda honoured Maria in her TEDx Talk (Wilmington USA):
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1 week ago

Linda Tucker Foundation

This weekend, Linda ended off her 6-week tour by presenting at the Global Youth Awards in Cape Town. The Global White Lion Protection Trust also sponsored three prizes to inspiring youth winners from the Environmental Rejuvenation category. Well done to everyone involved!Our final category of the night is Environmental Rejuvenation and is sponsored by the wonderful White Lion Protection Trust #GlobalYouthAwards2018 #SouthAfrica ... See MoreSee Less

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3 weeks ago

Linda Tucker Foundation

"Until the Lion learns to speak, the story will be told from the hunter's perspective." - Ancient African proverb

Follow the link to watch Linda speak for the Lions at TEDx Wilmington, in September 2018.

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4 weeks ago

Linda Tucker Foundation

This weekend, Linda and Jason were proud to present at #Bioneers2018 in San Rafael, CA! Their workshop, entitled "What We Can Learn from the Legendary White Lions" helped spread the message of these amazing beings and raise awareness around the battles being fought to protect them. Bioneers ... See MoreSee Less

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12 Law of LionHearted Leadership™ is Aspiration: Rediscover the Stars - the star map of your destiny and your stellar identity.

Learn more about this Law by listening to a webinar interview with Linda Tucker and Maurice Fernandez, founding faculty member of the Leadership Academy and President of OPA, Global Organisation for Professional Astrologers:

Remember - the closing date for applications for this year's Academy is 22 October! Email [email protected] if you would like more info or want to secure your place!
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1 month ago

Linda Tucker Foundation

Ready to be inspired? Join Linda and Jason at #Bioneers2018 this October 19-21, where they’ll be speaking alongside other incredible thought leaders working toward a more just, equitable, environmentally conscious future. Save 20% when you register here: ... See MoreSee Less

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