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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1147 Featured Experts

Program Experts & Staff

Andrea De La Puente

Grants and Finance Specialist

Andrea De La Puente

Janneke de Vries

Head of The Hague regional office and Director of European Partnerships

Janneke de Vries

Kiyomi de Zoysa

Engagement Specialist, Allied for Climate Transformation by 2025 (ACT2025)

Kiyomi de Zoysa

Quentin Dean

Executive Assistant, NDC Partnership

Quentin Dean

Christina DeConcini

Director, Government Affairs

Roman Dehsabzi

Project Coordinator, Country Engagement

Roman Dehsabzi.

Isabel del Toro Mijares

Product Specialist, Global Forest Watch Pro

Isabel del Toro Mirajes.

Carrie Dellesky

Program and Outreach Manager, Carbon Removal and Industrial Innovation

Carrie Dellesky

Yared Deme

Research Analyst, International Climate Action, WRI Africa

Yared Abera Deme

Agostinha Depina

Grants & Finance Specialist, Green Accountability

Agostinha Depina.

Shefaali Desai

HR International Manager, Global Human Resources

Desi Desi

Admin Assistant, WRI Indonesia

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Berhanu Desta

Global Accounting Director

Mary DeVenny

Coolfood Member Engagement Coordinator

Mary DeVenny.

Sean DeWitt

Director, Global Restoration Initiative

Sean Dewitt.

Ela Dhankhar

Intern, UrbanShift, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Ela Dhankhar

Ahmad Dhiaulhaq

Nature-based Solutions Senior Research Program Lead, WRI Indonesia

Ahmad Dhiaulhaq.

Kiranjeet Dhillon

Executive Assistant, Heads of the London and Hague Offices

Kiranjeet Dhillon

Jessica di Blasio

Accountant, WRI Europe

Jessica Di Blasio.

Irina Didenko

Grants and Finance Specialist, Cities4Forests

Irina Didenko.

Amanda DiMartini

Digital Strategist, Land and Forests

Amanda DiMartini

Helen Ding

Senior Economist

Mora Dingin

Community Development & Conflict Transformation Analyst, WRI Indonesia

Mora Dingin.

Serge Evariste DITA

RoC Finance and Administration Officer, WRI Africa

Evariste Dita.

Phanuella Djanteng

Congo Basin Engagement Associate, Global Forest Watch, WRI Africa

Phanuella Djanteng.

Achille Djeagou Tchoffo

Congo Bassin Coordinator, Open Timber Portal, Congo Basin

Achille Djeagou Tchoffo

Amy Dobbs

WRI Europe Operations Manager

Alex Dolan

Communications and Engagement Lead, Global Energy

Alex Dolan.

Geovanni Romano Domínguez

Administrative Assistant, WRI México

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Cathy Donn

Special Assistant to the Acting CFO

Bridgit Donnelly

Data Infrastructure Product Manager, Data Lab

Bridgit Donnelly.

Laura Lee Dooley

Digital Engagement Manager

Milloni Doshi

Development Intern

Milloni Doshi

Ruiyun Dou

Project Coordinator, Climate And Energy Program, WRI China

Ruiyun Dou

Michael Doust

Director, Urban Efficiency & Climate, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Michael Doust

Jason Dozier

Senior Program Officer for Political Engagement, Secretariat of the High Ambition Coalition for Nature & People

Jason Dozier.

Joseph Drake

Development Specialist, Government and Multilateral Relations

Joseph Drake

Alex Dumont

Electric Vehicle Technical Assistance Intern, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Alex Dumont.

Lucia Duran Aguado

Operations Coordinator, WRI Europe

Esthelyne Dusabe

Project Specialist, Urban Mobility, WRI Africa Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

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