Ryan Whittemore is Project Coordinator for WRI's US Climate department. He provides financial, administrative, operational and development support to advance the goals of the grants and finance team.

Ryan's diverse professional experience includes working as a growth strategy consultant developing business strategies for sectors ranging from technology to healthcare, and two summers working for the AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust where he provided fundraising and grant support. He was also a member of the Heartland-Kalmanovitz Labor Capital Strategies Fellowship group run through Georgetown University.

Ryan holds a B.A. in Politics from Bates College and wrote his undergraduate thesis on the role of transnational climate NGOs in state and local politics.

When he's not working you will find him on the slopes snowboarding.