Chelsea is the Operations Manager for WRI's Center for Sustainable Business and Global Climate Program. She manages project operations for the Business Center and leads in the areas of financial management, grants and contracts management, recruitment, and personnel management to expand program visibility and impact.

Before joining WRI Chelsea worked on project management for a real estate developer and builder based in Washington DC. Prior to that, she worked for several years at a social enterprise focusing on providing economic opportunities to young people in developing countries. She managed the annual Global Youth Economic Opportunities Summit and supported several State Department funded programs.

Chelsea holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from American University in Washington D.C.

When she’s not cheering on the Green Bay Packers or Wisconsin Badgers, Chelsea enjoys reading, traveling, and going on food adventures.