Experts & Staff

WRI brings together more than 1,700 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.

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1236 Featured Experts

Program Experts & Staff

Prateek Diwan

Program Manager, PACE

Prateek Diwan

Phanuella Djanteng

Congo Basin Engagement Associate, Global Forest Watch, WRI Africa

Phanuella Djanteng.

Achille Djeagou Tchoffo

Congo Bassin Coordinator, Open Timber Portal, Congo Basin

Achille Djeagou Tchoffo

Amy Dobbs

WRI Europe Operations Manager

Geovanni Romano Domínguez

Administrative Assistant, WRI México

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Héctor Miguel Donado

Research Analyst, Climate Program

Hector Miguel Donado.

Cathy Donn

Special Assistant to the Acting CFO

Bridgit Donnelly

Data Infrastructure Product Manager, Data Lab

Bridgit Donnelly.

Morgan Donohue

Engagement and Partnerships Intern

Morgan Donohue.

Laura Lee Dooley

Digital Engagement Manager

Milloni Doshi

Development Intern

Milloni Doshi

Ruiyun Dou

Project Coordinator, Climate And Energy Program, WRI China

Ruiyun Dou

Michael Doust

Director, Urban Efficiency & Climate, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Michael Doust

Joseph Drake

Coordinator, Government Partnerships

Joseph Drake

Bill Dugan

Creative Director

Alex Dumont

Electric Vehicle Technical Assistance Intern, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Alex Dumont.

Silvia Duque

Research Analyst, Colombia, WRI Mexico

Lucia Duran Aguado

Operations Coordinator, WRI Europe

Esthelyne Dusabe

Project Specialist, Urban Mobility, WRI Africa Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

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Nina Dutra

Operations Manager, Research, Data and Innovation

Nina Dutra

Anamika Dutt

Manager, PMEL, Energy Program, WRI India

Anamika Dutt

Christine Ecker

Grants and Finance Specialist, Research, Data and Innovation

Christine Ecker

Christopher M. Ede-Calton

Senior Engagement Manager, Land & Carbon Lab

Christopher M. Ede-Calton

Rivvy Eisenberg

Grants & Finance Specialist, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Rita Maria El Zaghloul

Director, High Ambition Coalition for Nature & People Secretariat

Rita Maria El Zaghloul.

Siba El-Samra

Urban Mobility Associate, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Jenna Ellingson

Grant and Finance Specialist, National Climate Action

Jenna Ellingson

Cynthia Elliott

Senior Associate, Climate Policy

Beth Elliott

Communications and Engagement Lead, Air Quality, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Beth Elliott

Amber Ellison

Major Gift Officer

Amber Ellison

Natalie Elwell

Senior Gender Advisor

Meredith Epstein

Manager of Federal Policy for Electric Transportation

Meredith Epstein.

Olaf Erenstein

Director Research Integrity, Food and Land Use Coalition (FOLU), WRI Europe

Olaf Erenstein.

Jessica Ertel

Data Analyst II, Global Restoration Initiative

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Elena Esipova

Satellite Data Analyst

Elena Esipova

Rohit Eswar

Training and Development Coordinator, WRI India

Rachel Evans

Prospect Research and Donor Communications Specialist, Climate and Economics Programs

Rachel Evans

Henrique Evers

Urban Development Manager, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Henrique Evers

Sylvana Isabel Bohrt Exeni

Clean Energy Associate, International

Sylvana Bohrt

Daniela Facchini

Director, Global Operations and Program Management, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities