Our oceans experts


  • Westfall, Katie Senior Manager for Fisheries Advocacy

    Areas of expertise: Fisheries science and management, coastal and marine policy, community organizing and advocacy

    Office: Washington, D.C.

  • Whittle, Daniel Senior Attorney and Senior Director, Cuba Program

    Areas of expertise: US environmental law and policy, Cuban marine and coastal resources law and policy, rights-based fisheries management, marine protected areas, international government relations

    Office: Raleigh, North Carolina

  • Willard, Daniel Senior Economist, Oceans Program

    Areas of expertise: Oceans Program, natural resource economics, catch shares, marine protected areas

    Office: Austin, Texas

  • Worthington, Baroness Bryony Executive Director, Europe

    Areas of expertise: Climate policy, carbon budgets, emissions trading and carbon markets, energy policy, fisheries management, clean energy technologies, European policy making and politics.

    Office: Europe

  • Young, Jeffrey Manager, Design and Capacity Development

    Areas of expertise: Secure fishing rights design, small-scale fisheries, training and capacity building, instructional design, facilitation, e-learning

    Office: San Francisco

  • Zhang, Jianyu Vice President, China

    Areas of expertise: China, emissions trading, green supply chain, environmental enforcement, China environmental and climate policy, China power sector

    Office: Beijing, China