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.

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

Program Experts & Staff

Nate Aden

Senior Associate

Laurie Lewis

Communications Specialist, PACE

Laurie Lewis.

Laura Ombelet

Program Manager, PACE

Ke Wang

Global Lead, Energy Minerals and Circularity

David B. McGinty

Senior Fellow, Scaling Impact