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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10 Featured Experts

Global Executive Team

Global Executive Team

Craig Hanson

Managing Director, Programs

Craig Hanson

Program Experts & Staff

Skylar Bee

Climate Finance Specialist, Knowledge and Learning, NDC Partnership

Skylar Bee

Manal Khan

Communications Lead, UrbanShift, WRI Ross Center For Sustainable Cities

Esben Lunde Larsen

Director, WRI Faith and Sustainability

Esben Lunde Larsen

Sophie Mongalvy

Communications Manager, Food and Land Use Coalition

Sophie Mongalvy

Mona Nabi

Administrative Coordinator, Center for Equitable Development

Mona Nabi

Neyha Naveed

Engagement Coordinator

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Sundus Sheikh

Grants and Finance Specialist, Global Restoration Initiative

Sundus Sheikh

Smriti Singh

Project Management Intern, Faith and Sustainability

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Mende Thuji Yangden

Project Assistant, eMobility, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Mende Yangden

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