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.

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23 Featured Experts

Program Experts & Staff

Valéria Blos

Senior Fundraising & Donor Relations Manager, WRI Brasil

Valéria Blos

Milloni Doshi

Development Intern

Milloni Doshi

Joseph Drake

Coordinator, Government Partnerships

Joseph Drake

Amber Ellison

Major Gift Officer

Amber Ellison

Bekah Holloway

International Office Liaison, Strategy and Development Manager

Leo Horn-Phathanothai

Head, WRI UK Office; and Director, Strategy and Partnerships, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Kathryn Klem

Manager, Corporate Relations

Kathryn Klem

Caroline De Bruin

International Cooperation Manager, WRI Europe

Caroline de Bruin

Caroline Lesser

Director for International Cooperation

Caroline Lesser

Natalia Marino

Coordinator, Corporate Relations

Natalia Marino

Mona Nabi

Administrative Coordinator, Center for Equitable Development

Mona Nabi

Emily Neagle

Senior Manager, Corporate Relations and Communications

Emily Neagle

Meaghan Phelan

Head of North American Foundation Relations

Meaghan Phelan

Sevdalina Rukanova

Head of Foundation Relations, Europe

Sevdalina Rukanova

Anna Rumpf

Development Specialist, Foundation Relations

Anna Rumpf

Lucie Schwartz

Development Specialist

Lucie-Schwartz

Lena Shelton

Board Liaison

Lena Shelton

Heather Sullivan

Manager, Sustainer's Circle and Individual Giving

Heather Sullivan

Kimberly Theodore

Senior Manager, Pipeline Management & Strategy

Kimberly Theodore

Emily van Bronkhorst

Operations Manager, Development

Emily van Bronkhorst

Jessica Varat

Senior Manager for International Cooperation

Jessica Varat

Meredith Wagner

Development Associate

Meredith Wagner

Samantha Wolf

Development Specialist

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