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.

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

Program Experts & Staff

Shabana Charaniya

Fundraising Manager, Food and Water Programme

Shabana Charaniya

Todd Gartner

Director, Cities4Forests and Natural Infrastructure

Meredith Hess

Associate, Water Program

Meredith Hess