Bethany graduated from Lancaster University in 2017 with a BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences. During her time at university, with a study abroad year in New Zealand, she expanded her knowledge of environmental biology and love for nature conservation. After graduation, she completed an internship with the RSPB before moving back to New Zealand to work at Wellington Zoo. At the end of her NZ visa she returned to the UK to work at Bristol Zoo before joining Opwall as a staff member in South Africa for the 2019 season. Bethany now has a full-time job in the Opwall UK Office as the Communications Officer.