Experts & Staff

WRI brings together 1,400 experts and other staff in working in seven programs: food, forests, water, energy, cities, climate and the ocean and four centers of excellence for business, economics, finance and equity. Our staff and researchers work globally to produce data-based solutions that generate real change on the ground.

Contact our media team to arrange an interview with any of our experts.

Program Experts & Staff

Cristina Albuquerque

Urban Mobility Manager

Cristina Albuquerque

Julio Alves

Research Analyst, Forests Program, WRI Brasil

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Bruno Batista

Active Mobility Analyst, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Bruno Batista

Luana Betti

Urban Economics Coordinator, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Lara Caccia

Urban Development Specialist, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Fernando Correa

Communications Analyst, WRI Brasil

Mario Daud Neto

G&C Analyst, WRI Brasil

Mario Daud Neto

Lucia Duran Aguado

Operations Coordinator, WRI Europe

Henrique Evers

Urban Development Manager, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Luciana Alves

Restoration Specialist

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Rafael Feltran-Barbieri

Senior Economist, WRI Brasil

Rafael Feltran-Barbieri

Tyler Ferdinand

Agricultural Resilience Associate, Climate Resilience Practice

Jefferson Ferreira-Ferreira

Senior Geoprocessing Specialist

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Marina Caregnato Garcia

Urban Economics Analyst, WRI Brasil Sustainable Cities

Nancy Gonzalez Sedman

Talent Acquisition Specialist, WRI Europe

Alexandre Grassigny

Project Coordinator Outreach, NDC Partnership

Bruno Incau

Regional Coordinator for Urban Development, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Bruno Incau

Adriana Jakovcevic

Road Safety Specialist, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Joaquim Leite

Senior Country Engagement Specialist, NDC Partnership

Caroline Lesser

Director For International Cooperation

Caroline Lesser

Alexandra Lopes

Financial Specialist, WRI Brasil

Alexandra Lopes

Marcelo Matsumoto

GIS Research Associate, WRI Brasil

Heyd Más

Project Lead, PACE

Augusto Nardin Sauer

Urban Mobility Intern, WRI Brasil

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Klara Nilsson

Communications Associate, Food and Land Use Coalition

Joana Oliveira

Communications Analyst, WRI Brasil

Laura Ombelet

Program Coordinator, PACE

Alberto Pallecchi

Program Manager, WRI Europe

Francisco Minella Pasqual

Urban Mobility Assistant, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Guillermo Petzhold

Urban Mobility Coordinator, WRI Brasil Ross Center For Sustainable Cities

Andressa Ribeiro

Active Mobility Analyst, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Bruno Rizzon

Active Mobility Analyst, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Maria Rojas

Project Manager, FOLU

Maria Rojas

Viviane Romeiro

Climate Manager, WRI Brasil

Cristina Rumbaitis del Rio

Senior Adaptation and Resilience Advisor

Cristina Rumbaitis del Rio

Paula Manoela dos Santos

Active Mobility Manager, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Daniel Soares

Investment Analyst, Global Restoration Initiative, WRI Brasil

Daniel Soares

Heloant Souza

Urban Mobility Analyst, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Heloant Souza

Giuseppe Tesoriere

Urban and Regional Economist, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Giuseppe Tesoriere

Anna Twomlow

Research Analyst, Climate Behavior Project

Anna Twomlow

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