Tim Constien is the Institutional Governance Coordinator with the Executive Office. He supports the coordination and implementation of WRI's governing structures, serves as the liaison for institutional meetings to plan, organize and coordinate agenda preparation, documentation, summarizing decisions and actions and tracking delivery and implementation Tim was previously a Project Coordinator with the International Climate Action team where he provided operational support for WRI's work in the international climate space, including: WRI's push toward NDC Enhancement, toward finalising the Paris Agreement, engaging within the UNFCCC negotiations, and WRI's global and regional dialogues on COVID recovery.

Prior to joining WRI, Tim held positions with the Drupal Association where he aided the non-profit to strengthen the open source project and foster its international community.

Tim holds a B.S. in Business Administration and International Business degrees from Oregon State University, and a M.Sc. in International Management from Trinity College Dublin, Ireland.

Tim is from Oregon where he found his love for snowboarding, camping, fishing, running, music, trying new food, and craft beer. In DC, you can find him visiting and working at farmers markets or sitting on his front porch reading a book by Kurt Vonnegut.