ABOUT US

About Us

LIVING THE DREAM

We turned our dream of connecting people and animals into a realiity! This passion project has become a way of life and a reason to wake up every day with anticipation and excitement. Furthermore, we know this is just the beginning, and we can’t wait to see what lies ahead!

LIVING THE DREAM

We turned our dream of connecting people and animals into a realiity! This passion project has become a way of life and a reason to wake up every day with anticipation and excitement. Furthermore, we know this is just the beginning, and we can’t wait to see what lies ahead!

MEET OUR FOUNDERS

Amanda Winter

Founder & Animal Specialist

Amanda has worked professionally with a wide variety of animals for over 18 years, including at 5 renowned zoological facilities. She grew up in Texas but obtained her zoology degree from the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo during her time living in Florida. Amanda specializes in animal care, training, and presenting with birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, and invertebrates. It has been a lifelong aspiration of hers to change the world for the better by teaching others about all of earth’s creatures, whether they be great or small.

Rikky Möller

Founder & Creative Director

Rikky is an award winning graphic designer with over 20 years of experience. He’s worked on different Fortune 500 brands like Capital One, Western Union, Terminix, USAA, NBA, and many more. Now he dedicates his time to the Once in a Wild brand, and has found a new calling to help promote wildlife conservation. Rikky also hopes to inspire a whole new generation of creatives to change the world through design.