Douglas grew up in Moshi where he first studied graphic Art. Not long after working in this career, Douglas persued his true passion which is wildlife. In Arusha douglas got his diploma in Wildlife Ecology and a certificate in tour guiding and Leadership skills. Douglas also obtained a Kilimanjaro mountain guide certificate and has guided several parties on various routes. Guiding has kept Douglas busy since 2007 where he has led a range of trips in Tanzania, ranging from walking safaris in the Serengeti to 6 week long university student trips, teaching swahili and lecturing on ecology and wildlife. In 2015, he passed the Interpretive Guide Society Level 2 walking guide certification.
Douglas is a very passionate birder and recently went to a bird course in the Usambara mountains. Douglas’ blend of art, ecology and people skills make him a unique, personable and knowledgable companion to explore Tanzania with.