Our policy experts


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

    Office: Boston

  • Anderson, Scott Senior Director, Energy

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

    Office: Austin, Texas

  • Babbitt, Christina Senior Manager, California Groundwater Program

    Areas of expertise: Water resources management; water policy; groundwater management; adaptive management and resilience of impaired watersheds; institutional design and governance; social-ecological systems; strategic planning

    Office: San Francisco

  • Barber, Mary Director, Regulatory & Legislative Affairs

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

    Office: New York City

  • Bell, Ellen Senior Manager, Energy Transition Strategy

    Areas of expertise: Commercial real estate, sustainability in the built environment and public policy

    Office: Remote

  • Berkow, Mina Manager, Energy Transition Strategy

    Areas of expertise: Grid modernization, data access, energy policy, analytics

    Office: New York City

  • Bravo, Mario Project Manager, Partnerships & Outreach

    Areas of expertise: Oil and gas, air quality, vehicle electrification

    Office: Austin, Texas

  • Brownstein, Mark Senior Vice President, Energy

    Areas of expertise: Global energy policy, energy transition, future of oil and gas

    Office: New York City

  • Burden, Merrick Director, Opportunities and Outcomes & Senior Economist

    Areas of expertise: Bioeconomics, public policy, economic and community development, fisheries management, climate change effects on oceans, catch shares

    Office: Remote

  • Capanna, Steve Director, U.S. Climate Policy and Analysis

    Areas of expertise: Climate policy, innovation policy, renewable energy, energy efficiency, sustainable transportation, clean energy analysis

    Office: Washington, D.C.

  • Carbonell, Tomás Director of Regulatory Policy and Lead Attorney

    Areas of expertise: Carbon pollution from the power sector, oil and gas emission standards, and the Clean Air Act

    Office: Washington, D.C.

  • Colvin , Michael Director, California Energy

    Areas of expertise: California energy policy, utility policy

    Office: San Francisco

  • Cronin , Michael Program Coordinator, EDF Climate Corps

    Areas of expertise: EDF Climate Corps, environmental policy, advocacy, corporate sustainability

    Office: Washington, D.C.

  • Cunningham, Erica Director, Humboldt Current, South America

    Areas of expertise: International and economic development, ecosystem based co-management, marine conservation and fisheries management, community development

    Office: Remote

  • Delli-Gatti, Dionne Director, Regulatory and Legislative Affairs for Southeast Climate and Energy

    Areas of expertise: Energy policy, government affairs, environmental justice and equity

    Office: Raleigh, North Carolina

  • Draper, Maia Air Pollution Policy Project Manager, Environmental Health

    Areas of expertise: Air quality, emissions mitigation strategies, policy and program development, ports, transportation, air quality mapping, community engagement

    Office: Austin, Texas

  • Areas of expertise: China, India, climate change, global warming, air quality, environmental markets

    Office: Remote

  • Eagle, Alison Scientist, Sustainable Agriculture Program

    Areas of expertise: Nutrient cycling, crop production, soil science, ecosystem services, agricultural sustainability, climate change, land use, and natural resource economics.

    Office: Raleigh, North Carolina

  • Eideberg, Callie Director, Special Projects, EDF Action

    Areas of expertise: Agriculture, conservation, policy and politics

    Office: Washington, D.C.

  • Ely, Cassandra Director, MethaneSAT

    Areas of expertise: Climate change, methane, air quality, natural gas, local distribution systems, data visualization, technology innovation, and geoengineering

    Office: Remote