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

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

Mario Finch

Research Manager, Climate Ambition and Implementation

Mario Finch

Rizky Firmansyah

GIS Analyst, WRI Indonesia

Rizky Firmansyah

Laura Fishburn

Project Specialist

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Elda Flores

Communications Lead, Future Cities Program

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Andrés Flores

Climate Change and Energy Director, WRI Mexico

Sara Florini

Administrative Coordinator, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Sara Florini

Wee Kean Fong

Deputy Country Director, WRI China

Wee Kean Fong

Maria Franco Chuaire

Senior Associate, Initiative 20x20

Taryn Fransen

Senior Fellow

Lydia Freehafer

Research Assistant, NUMO Alliance

Mollie Freeman

Social Media Specialist, Climate Program

Johannes Friedrich

Director of Climate Data

Nicola Frost

Deputy Director of the Ocean Program and Deputy Head of Secretariat for the High Level Panel for a Sustainable Ocean Economy

Xiaotian Fu

Food And Natural Resources Program Director, WRI China

Xiaotian Fu

Chirag Gajjar

Head Subnational Climate Action, WRI India

Stephanie Galbraith

Intern, Project Coordinator, Energy Program

Stephanie Galbraith

Christina Gallagher

Grants and Finance Specialist II, Ocean Program

Christina Gallagher

Luciana Gallardo Lomeli

Research Associate, Initiative 20x20

Flavio Galvao

Senior Video Producer

Flavio Galvao

Ignacio Bernabe Galván

Water and Green Infrastructure Analyst

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Sue Gander

Director, Electric School Bus Initiative, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Sue Gander

Madhavi Ganeshan

Director of Engagement

Amanda Gant

Senior Manager, The Land Accelerator

Amanda Gant

Claudia Garcia

Administrative and Financial Manager, WRI Brasil

Claudia Garcia

Leonardo Garrido

Lead Senior Economist, The New Climate Economy

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Todd Gartner

Director, Cities4Forests and Natural Infrastructure

Samuel Gaturu

Project Specialist II, Vital Landscapes Program, WRI Africa

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Amanda Gcanga

Country Lead for Urban Water Resilience & Senior Urban Policy Analyst

Amanda Gcanga

Mengpin Ge

Associate II, Climate Program

Anteneh Gelaw

Regional Manager, Africa, P4G

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Luisa Gelfand

Constituent Relationship Management (CRM) Manager

Carolina Genin

Climate Director, WRI Brasil

Rhys Gerholdt

Director of Communications & Media Strategy, Climate Program

Linus Ghanadan

Global Electric Mobility Research Intern, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Linus Ghanadan

Ariana Ghibellini

Human Resources Manager, WRI México

David Gibbs

GIS Research Associate II

David Gibbs

Nicole Giffen

Senior Manager, Grants & Contracts

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