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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1182 Featured Experts

Program Experts & Staff

Esthelyne Dusabe

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

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Nina Dutra

Operations Manager, Research, Data and Innovation

Nina Dutra

Anamika Dutt

Manager, PMEL, Energy Program, WRI India

Anamika Dutt

Christine Ecker

Grant and Finance Specialist

Christine Ecker

Christopher M. Ede-Calton

Senior Engagement Manager, Land & Carbon Lab

Christopher M. Ede-Calton

Rivvy Eisenberg

Grants & Finance Specialist, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Siba El-Samra

Urban Mobility Associate, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Jenna Ellingson

Grant and Finance Specialist, National Climate Action

Jenna Ellingson

Cynthia Elliott

Senior Associate, Climate Policy

Beth Elliott

Communications and Engagement Lead, Air Quality, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Beth Elliott

Amber Ellison

Major Gift Officer

Amber Ellison

Natalie Elwell

Senior Gender Advisor

Olaf Erenstein

Director Research Integrity, Food and Land Use Coalition (FOLU), WRI Europe

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Jessica Ertel

Data Analyst II, Global Restoration Initiative

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Elena Esipova

Satellite Data Analyst

Elena Esipova

Rohit Eswar

Training and Development Coordinator, WRI India

Rachel Evans

Prospect Research and Donor Communications Specialist, Climate and Economics Programs

Rachel Evans

Henrique Evers

Urban Development Manager, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Henrique Evers

Sylvana Isabel Bohrt Exeni

Clean Energy Associate, International

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Daniela Facchini

Director, Global Operations and Program Management, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Muis Fajar

Social Forestry and Customary Forest Project Lead, WRI Indonesia

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Catyana Falsetti

Learning & Knowledge Exchange Manager, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Catyana Falsetti

Li Fang

Country Director, WRI China

Kevin Faragher

Operations Manager, Global Forest Watch

Kevin Faragher

Ifrah Farah

Grants & Finance Coordinator, New Climate Economy, WRI Africa

Ifrah Farah

Tim Farquer

Electric School Bus Senior Advisor, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Tim Farquer

Beakal Fasil

Communications and Engagement Specialist, The New Climate Economy, WRI Africa

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Elmas Fatma

Front Desk Officer, WRI Turkey

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Luciana Alves

Restoration Specialist

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John Feldmann

Research Analyst II, WRI United States

John Feldmann

Bruno Felin

Communications Specialist, WRI Brasil

Bruno Felin

Rafael Feltran-Barbieri

Senior Economist, WRI Brasil

Rafael Feltran-Barbieri

Jennifer Fenstermaker

Systems Analyst

Lucas Ferreira

Financial Analyst, WRI Brasil

Jefferson Ferreira-Ferreira

Senior Geoprocessing Specialist

Jefferson Ferreira

Gloria Ferreyra

Analyst, Urban Development, WRI México Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Gloria Ferreyra

Aklilu Fikresilassie

Director, Thriving Resilient Cities, WRI Africa; Representative of WRI in Ethiopia

Mario Finch

Research Manager, Climate Ambition and Implementation

Mario Finch

Fadhil Muhammad Firdaus

Air Quality Research Analyst, WRI Indonesia

Fadhil Muhammad Firdaus

Rizky Firmansyah

GIS Analyst, WRI Indonesia

Rizky Firmansyah