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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1192 Featured Experts

Program Experts & Staff

Sadof Alexander

Communications Specialist, Cities4Forests

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Abdul-Washeru Alhassan

Research and Strategy Intern, ACT2025

Abdul Washeru Alhassan

Agraw Ali

GIS Research Analyst, WRI Africa

Julio Alves

Research Analyst, Forests Program, WRI Brasil

Julio Alves

Ivan Amanigaruhanga

Engagement Manager, Clean Energy Transition, Africa

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Bemnet Amanuale

Finance and Administration Specialist, WRI Africa

Bemnet Amanuale

Luiz Amaral

CEO, Science Based Targets Initiative

Anna Amato

Planning, Evaluation and Learning Manager, Managing For Results

Anna Amato

Ashwathy Anand

Program Associate, Urban Water Resilience, WRI India

Ashwathy Anand

Tim Anderegg

Head of Engineering, Data Lab

Tim Anderegg

Angela Anderson

Director of Industrial Innovation and Carbon Removal

Angela Anderson

Will Anderson

Manager II, Land Restoration Projects, Global Restoration Initiative

Will Anderson

James Anderson

Program Manager, Cities4Forests

Angelo Angel Gomez

Grants & Finance Manager, Coalition for Urban Transitions, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Sripathi Anirudh

Project Associate, Energy Program, WRI India

Sripathi Anirudh

Sutra Anjani

Program Officer, Integrated Planning, Financing and Licensing For Sustainability, WRI Indonesia

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Josephine Apajo

Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Learning Manager, WRI Africa

Josephine Apajo

Marlon Joseph Apanada

Southeast Asia Engagement Lead, Energy & Climate

William Apondo

Data Analyst, Air Quality, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities, WRI Africa

William Apondo

Nambi Appadurai

Director, Climate Resilience Practice, WRI India

Bernadette Arakwiye

AFR100 Manager, WRI Africa

Bernadette Arakwiye

Kate Archambault

Grants & Finance Specialist, Electric School Bus Initiative, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Kate Archambault

Estefanía Ardila

Country Engagement Specialist, Latin America and the Caribbean, NDC Partnership

Geraldy Arief

Research Analyst, WRI Papua Regional Office

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Ettore Arpini

Program Management Specialist, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Ettore Arpini

Jenny Arthur

Head of Cool Food Membership Development

Jenny Arthur

Olga Artsiukh

Operations Manager, Global Food and Land-Use Coalition, WRI Europe

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Sara Ascher

Senior Project Manager, National Climate Action

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Oliver Ashford

Program Associate, Ocean Program

Oliver Ashford.

Arooj Asif

Executive Assistant, Managing Director for Global Delivery

Arooj Asif

Firda Astriyani

Facilities, Procurement And Office Manager, WRI Indonesia

Zhanar Atiyeva

Grants and Finance Specialist, Climate Resilience

Zhanar Atiyeva.

Becky Atkins

Product Manager, Research, Data and Innovation

César Avilés

Innovation Coordinator, WRI Mexico

Desti Ayunda

GIS Assistant, WRI Indonesia

Desti Ayunda

Laura Azeredo

Urban Development Analyst, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Laura Azeredo

Courtney Babcock

Visual Communications and Design Specialist, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Courtney Babcock

Chelsea Babcock

Strategy and Operations Manager, WRI's Center for Sustainable Business

Chelsea Babcock