Matt Herbert is a Communications and Social Media Specialist in the Climate Program at World Resources Institute, where he supports WRI United States, Climate Watch, Greenhouse Gas Protocol and international climate projects. He also manages the Climate Program’s social media accounts and strategy.

Prior to joining WRI, Matt worked as a communications professional and journalist at the Society for Conservation Biology, Sustainable Forestry Initiative, Environment & Energy Publishing (E&E News) and National Geographic.

Matt holds a B.A. in Journalism and a minor in Conservation Biology from the University of Minnesota. In his free time, Matt loves to hike, travel and spend time in his home state of South Dakota.