Georja Umano is an animal activist who has organized, spoken and written about animals and animal causes in the US, Italy and Kenya, especially in the fields of elephant and wildlife conservation and canine companions.


Georja is a film, TV and theatre actress, stand-up comedian, and feature journalist. She’s also worked as a credentialed adult education teacher and a children’s nature docent.


She created, produced and co-hosted with her dog the YouTube series, “The Georja and Marcello Show.”


She holds an MA degree in Educational Theatre from New York University