Experts & Staff

WRI brings together nearly 1,900 staff and experts who are leaders in their fields. Their work spans topics such as food and land use, energy, cities, economics, finance, governance and more. Our staff and researchers work globally and in 12 focus countries to meet people’s essential needs, to protect and restore nature, and to stabilize the climate and build resilient communities.

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20 Featured Experts

Program Experts & Staff

Nate Aden

Senior Associate

Chelsea Babcock

Global Coordination Manager, Executive Office

Chelsea Babcock

Daniel Baker

Communications Manager, Corporate Relations

Daniel Baker

Hunter Bell

Program Administrator, Financial Institutions

Hunter Bell

Roman Paul Czebiniak

Director, Nature Based Solutions & Climate Private Sector

Roman Czebiniak

Mike Danielson

Senior Associate, Science Based Targets initiative

Mike Danielson

Reed Grumann

Communication and Operations Coordinator, Science Based Targets Initiative

Reed Grumann

Kathryn Klem

Manager, Corporate Relations

Kathryn Klem

Komal Kunwar

Research Intern, Science Based Targets Initiative

Komal Kunwar

Erin Lasher

Target Validation Manager, SBTi

Erin Lasher

JP Leous

Director of International Corporate Relations

Eliot Metzger

Director of Sustainable Business & Innovation

Eliot Metzger

Simon Muriithi Ndoria

P4G Regional Investment Manager Africa

Simon Muriithe Ndoria

Emily Neagle

Director, Corporate Consultative Group and Donor Engagement

Emily Neagle

Laura Ombelet

Program Manager, PACE

Christy Pak

Program Specialist

Lauren Redfield

Project Manager, Corporate Relations

Lauren Redfield

Howard Shih

Senior Associate, Science Based Targets initiative

Howard Shih

Ke Wang

Global Lead, Energy Minerals and Circularity

David B. McGinty

Senior Fellow, Scaling Impact