Experts & Staff

WRI brings together 1,400 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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1185 Featured Experts

Program Experts & Staff

Isabel Bartmann

Grants & Finance Specialist, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Samrat Basak

Director, Urban Water Resilience, WRI India

Samrat Basak

Bruno Batista

Active Mobility Analyst, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Bruno Batista

Pandora Batra

Strategic Engagement Manager, Climate Program / WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Francesca Battistelli

Associate II, Nature-Based Solutions

Francesca Battistelli

Meltem Bayraktar

Urban Efficiency & Climate Manager, WRI Turkey Sustainable Cities

Catherine Beal

Engagement Coordinator, Climate Resilience Practice

Catherine Beal

Skylar Bee

Climate Finance Specialist, Knowledge and Learning, NDC Partnership

Skylar Bee

Meg Beiter

Development Associate

Ralien Bekkers

Senior Country Engagement Specialist, NDC Partnership

Abiyot Dagne Belay

Research Associate, WRI Africa

Hunter Bell

Project Coordinator, Financial Institutions

Hunter Bell

Molly Bergen

Communications Manager, Climate Program

Molly Bergen

Anika Berger

Research Analyst, Global Forest Watch

Zola Berger-Schmitz

Research Analyst, Science-Based Target Initiative

Zola Berger-Schmitz

Romeo Bertolini

Deputy Director, Head of Bonn office, NDC Partnership

Romeo Bertolini

Luana Betti

Urban Economics Coordinator, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Luana Betti

Lisa Beyer

Urban Water Infrastructure Manager

Preety Bhandari

Senior Advisor, Global Climate Program and the Finance Center

Preety Bhandari

Jake Billhorn

Financial Analysis Intern, Natural Infrastructure Initiative

Jake Billhorn

Baret Binatlı

Urban Coordinator, WRI Turkey Sustainable Cities

Baret Binatlı

Jamie Bindon

Enhancement Knowledge Specialist, NDC Partnership

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Lori Bird

Director, US Energy Program and Polsky Chair for Renewable Energy

Lori Bird

Caroline Black

Program Coordinator, Water Program

Jordon Blackford

Operations & Management Associate, Electric School Bus Initiative, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Jordon Blackford

Clare Blackwell

Research Analyst I

Clare Blackwell

Cynthia Blank

Urban Mobility Assistant, WRI Brasil Sustainable Cities

Stacy Blondin

Behavioral Science Associate

Valéria Blos

Senior Fundraising & Donor Relations Manager, WRI Brasil

Valéria Blos

Cristina Bodas

Communications Manager, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

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Sophie Boehm

Research Associate II, Systems Change Lab

Tatiana Bogdanova

Junior Product Specialist, Global Forest Watch

Tatiana Bogdanova

Selma Bombachini

Executive Secretary, WRI Brasil

Selma Bombachini

Anne Bordier

Director, Sustainable Diets

Anne Bordier

Felipe Borja Diaz

Graduate Intern, International Climate Action

Felipe Borja Diaz

Julie Bos

Research Analyst, Sustainable Finance Center

Julie Bos

Lisa Bow

Head of Knowledge Services, NDC Partnership

Lisa Bow

Sherrie Boyd

Digital Asset Management Intern

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Rob Bradley

Knowledge and Research Director, NDC Partnership

Jessica Brand

Senior Manager, Strategic Communications

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