Experts & Staff

WRI brings together nearly 1,800 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.

9 Featured Experts

Program Experts & Staff

Prateek Diwan

Program Manager, PACE

Prateek Diwan

Lotte Holvast

Program Manager, PACE

Laurie Lewis

Communications Specialist, PACE

Laurie Lewis.
Global Executive Team

Ramona Liberoff

Executive Director, PACE

Ramona Liberoff

Behrouz Nouri

Energy Sector Manager, Science Based Targets initiative

Behrouz Nouri.

Laura Ombelet

Program Manager, PACE

Ke Wang

Program Lead, PACE

Tim Young

Net Zero Finance Manager, SBTi Finance

Tim Young

David B. McGinty

Senior Fellow, Scaling Impact