Matt Tinning

Senior Director, U.S. Oceans Program


Areas of expertise:
Oceans Program, US Fisheries, Environmental Policy, Environmental Law

Matt leads the Oceans Program’s US team. He oversees EDF’s work in key regions and nationally to promote healthy fisheries and oceans.


Prior to joining EDF, Matt was Executive Director of a national coalition of fishing and environmental groups. He previously served as Vice President for External Affairs at Ocean Conservancy.


  • LLB, Australian National University
  • BA, political science, Australian National University

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