Natalia Marino is the Coordinator of Corporate Relations within the Business Center and Development teams at WRI. In this position, she provides support to expand visibility and impact to influence decision-makers to advance solutions for today’s environmental challenges. 

Prior to joining WRI, Natalia worked with the Colombian government at the Presidential Agency for International Cooperation where she coordinated the relationship between international donors and public entities to support the execution of development and social impact projects. She has also worked at Transforma, a Colombian-based think tank, as a research assistant, and as a freelance reporter for a newspaper in Colombia writing analyses about global current events.

Natalia holds a B.A in Government and International Relations from the Externado University in Bogota, Colombia. She recently graduated with a master’s degree in International Affairs with a concentration in International Communications from Boston University, where she was also a Teaching Assistant in Environmental Change, Sustainability, and Geography courses for undergraduate students. 

Currently based in Washington, D.C, Natalia is originally from Bogota, Colombia. She enjoys walking, reading, cooking, and discovering new places.