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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1395 Featured Experts

Program Experts & Staff

Amalia Sudijono

Executive Assistant, Ocean Program Global Director

Amalia Sudijono

Erna Sukmawati

Office Assistant, WRI Indonesia

Erna Sukmawati

Dede Sulaeman

Research Analyst for EU SUPA, WRI Indonesia

Mike Sullivan

Country Knowledge Associate

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Heather Sullivan

Manager, Individual Memberships (Sustainer’s Circle & Legacy Society)

Heather Sullivan

Tingting Sun

Planning, Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (PMEL) Manager, WRI China

Tingting Sun

Sandhya Sundararagavan

Lead – Energy Transitions, WRI India

Sabareesh Suresh

Senior Program Associate, Climate Resilience, WRI India

Sabareesh Suresh

Paulista Surjadi

Senior Communications Coordinator

Paulista Surjadi

Leila Surratt

Director of Strategic Partnerships, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Leila Surratt

Pushpanjali Surya

Talent Acquisition Specialist, Global Human Resources

Pushpanjali Surya

Lusiana Suzane

Finance Technical Assistant, WRI Indonesia

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Gabrielle Swaby

Manager, Diplomacy and Partnerships, Allied for Climate Transformation by 2025 (ACT2025)

Gabrielle Swaby.

Eliza L. Swedenborg

Manager, Strategy and Performance, Water Program

Eliza Swedenborg.

Amy Swift

Research Analyst, Ocean Program

Amy Swift.

Syafredo Syafredo

Riau Senior Program Lead, WRI Indonesia

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Taylor Symes

Communications Specialist

Taylor Symes

Prathna T.C.

Manager, Urban Water Resilience, WRI India Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Prathna T.C.

Evan Tachovsky

Global Director, Data Lab

Evan Tachovsky

Shiferaw Tafesse

Project Manager, Regenerative Agriculture Transition, WRI Africa

Shiferaw Tafesse.

Gregory Taff

Director of Research and Data Integrity

Niharika Tagotra

Senior Research Specialist, Energy Program, WRI India

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Eden Takele

Engagement & Communications Specialist, Climate Program and WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities, WRI Africa

Eden Takele

Sondang Tambunan

Project Operations Specialist, WRI Indonesia

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Stephanie Tan

Communications Manager, Supply Chains, Land and Forests

Stephanie Tan

Jerin Tan

Digital Communications Manager, Global Restoration Initiative

Jerin Tan.

Jesslyn Tandella

AFOLU Project Operations Specialist Sr. Lead , WRI Indonesia

Dominick Tanoh

NUMO Intern, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Dominick Tanoh

Muluneh Tarekegn

Programs and Research Specialist, Water Program, WRI Africa

Muluneh Tarekegn

Tomohiro Tasaki

Visiting Research Fellow, Systems Change Lab

Tomohiro Tasaki

Alemakef Tassew

Urban Development Project Specialist, WRI Africa

Alemakef Tassew

Virginia Bergamaschi Tavares

Senior Urban Mobility Analyst, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Virginia Tavares

Rod Taylor

Global Director, Forests

Rod Taylor.

Birouke Teferra

Economist/M&E Specialist, Energy Program, WRI Africa

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Jashwant Tej

Senior Associate - Sustainable Cities & Transport, WRI India

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Gubignet Tekle

Finance and Administration Specialist, WRI Africa

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Gabriella Teklehaimanot

Human Resources Manager, WRI Africa

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Beatrix Telapary

Project Operations Assistant

Beatrix Telapary

Gary Tempus

Senior Software Engineer, Data Lab

Gary Tempus

Sofia Tenorio Fenton

Engagement Specialist, Supply Chains

Sofia Tenorio Fenton.