Complete list of expert staff


  • Ahmed, Iqra Senior Policy Analyst, Justice and Equity

    Areas of expertise: ecology, policy, equity, biodiversity conservation, community-based environmental management, environmental justice

    Office: Washington, D.C.

  • Ahuja, Richie Associate Vice President, Climate-Smart Agriculture

    Areas of expertise: climate-smart agriculture, India, international development, international climate finance

    Office: Remote

  • Akın-Olçum, Gökçe Senior Economist

    Areas of expertise: Economics of climate change; market-based environmental regulations; carbon market design; clean energy policy and regulations; mathematical and simulation modeling

    Office: Boston

  • Ali, Ugbaad Community Environmental Health Tom Graff Fellow

    Areas of expertise: Environmental health, environmental justice, community engagement, children's health

    Office: Remote

  • Alkafaji, Roya Manager, Healthy Communities

    Areas of expertise: Lead in drinking water, water quality, environmental health, children’s health

    Office: Remote

  • Allen, Michelle Project Manager, North Carolina Political Affairs

    Areas of expertise: North Carolina climate policy, clean energy, electric vehicles, government relations

    Office: Raleigh, North Carolina

  • Alpert, Alice Senior Scientist

    Areas of expertise: Climate change science, climate change mitigation, methane measurement and abatement, United Nations framework convention on climate change, intergovernmental panel on climate change

    Office: Washington, D.C.

  • Alvarez, Ramon Associate Chief Scientist

    Areas of expertise: Air quality, oil and natural gas, methane emissions

    Office: Austin, Texas

  • Amidi-Abraham, Garshaw Senior Specialist, Climate Resilient Water Systems

    Areas of expertise: Watershed planning and restoration, groundwater sustainability, geospatial analysis, nonprofit management, stakeholder engagement and outreach

    Office: Remote

  • Anderson, Katie Senior Manager, Supply Chain, EDF+Business

    Areas of expertise: Deforestation, jurisdictional approach, corporate sustainability strategy, agricultural supply chain sustainability

    Office: Raleigh, North Carolina

  • Anderson, Scott Senior Director, Energy

    Areas of expertise: Oil and gas policy, oil and gas wastewater, carbon capture utilization and storage

    Office: Austin, Texas

  • Andress, Carol L. Associate Vice President, Congressional Affairs and Climate Policy, Political Affairs

    Areas of expertise: Climate Change, U.S. Congress, air quality, U.S. climate policy

    Office: Washington, D.C.

  • Arostegui, Danielle Manager, U.S. Climate

    Areas of expertise: Climate change, U.S. climate and energy policy, innovation policy, agriculture and climate policy, clean fuels policy

    Office: Washington, D.C.

  • Bacon, Taylor Analyst, U.S. Climate & Clean Air

    Areas of expertise: Climate and air quality regulations, power sector issues, state and federal climate policy

    Office: Boulder, Colorado

  • Barber, Mary Director, State Affairs

    Areas of expertise: New York and New Jersey energy policy, vehicle electrification, energy efficiency

    Office: New York City

  • Barone, Aurora Economics and Policy Analyst

    Areas of expertise: U.S. climate policy, environmental economics and policy, geographic information systems (GIS)

    Office: New York City

  • Battista, Willow Senior Manager, Climate Resilient Food Systems

    Areas of expertise: Food systems; Aquatic foods; Climate-resilient fisheries; Data-limited scientific assessment (stocks and ecosystems) and adaptive management; Designing equitable management systems; Effective governance for sustainable management; Principles for scaling successful solutions; Designing behavioral science-based interventions for marine conservation problems

    Office: San Francisco

  • Becker, Sam Advocate, Electric medium- and heavy-duty vehicles

    Areas of expertise: Fleet electrification and zero-emission vehicle policy

    Office: Boulder, Colorado

  • Berkow, Mina Senior Manager, Global Energy

    Areas of expertise: Global energy policy, data access, oil and gas, grid modernization

    Office: New York City

  • Boicourt , Kate Director, Climate Resilient Coasts and Watersheds, New York - New Jersey

    Areas of expertise: Coastal resilience, watershed ecology and protection, resilient design, consensus-building, policy and advocacy.

    Office: New York City