Our science experts


  • Alvarez, Ramon Associate Chief Scientist

    Areas of expertise: Climate/methane science, air quality, oil and gas

    Office: Austin, Texas

  • Babbitt, Christina Senior Manager, CA 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

  • Barcikowska, Monika Postdoctoral Scientist: Climate

    Areas of expertise: Global and regional climate change and variability; analysis of extreme climate and weather events (e.g. precipitation, drought, tropical and mid-latitude storms); climatic signal decomposition methods

    Office: New York City

  • Battista, Willow Manager, Research, Design, and Engagement

    Areas of expertise: Data-limited scientific assessment (stocks and ecosystems) and adaptive management; Effective governance for sustainable management; Principles for scaling successful solutions; Rights based management design; Designing behavioral science-based interventions for marine conservation problems

    Office: San Francisco

  • Bilich, Andy Clean Energy Analyst

    Areas of expertise: Distributed energy resources (DERs), renewable energy, energy and climate policy

    Office: San Francisco

  • Boné, Eduardo Manager, Cuba Oceans program

    Areas of expertise: Fisheries bio-economic modelling, Latin America & the Caribbean, Community-based Resource Management, Learning Networks.

    Office: Austin, Texas

  • Areas of expertise: National and global-scale conservation, biogeography, ecology, statistical analysis, modeling

    Office: Boulder, Colorado

  • Craft, Elena Senior Health Scientist

    Areas of expertise: Climate change, air quality, ports, transportation

    Office: Austin, Texas

  • 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

  • Danforth, Cloelle High Meadows Post-Doctoral Science Fellow

    Areas of expertise: Biocatalysis and bioremediation, water and wastewater quality and treatment

    Office: New York City

  • Delli-Gatti, Dionne Director, Southeast Clean Energy

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

    Office: Raleigh, North Carolina

  • Denison, Richard Lead Senior Scientist

    Areas of expertise: Health, chemical safety, risk policy, nanotechnology, pollution prevention

    Office: Washington, D.C.

  • 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

  • Ely, Cassandra Senior Manager, Strategic Initiatives

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

    Office: San Francisco

  • Areas of expertise: Oceans Program, chemical safety, renewing fisheries, sustainable seafood

    Office: Washington, D.C.

  • Fujita, Rod M. Director, Research & Development

    Areas of expertise: Oceans Program, catch shares, Latin America & the Caribbean, renewing fisheries, marine protected areas

    Office: San Francisco

  • Gautam, Ritesh Senior Physical Scientist

    Areas of expertise: Satellite remote sensing, atmospheric aerosols, climatology, radiative forcing

    Office: Washington, D.C.

  • Gomez , Miguel Consultant, EDF Oceans Europe - Iberian Peninsula

    Areas of expertise: Rights based fisheries management, co-management, fisheries policy analysis and development, environmental and fisheries communication

    Office: Remote

  • Gordon, Doria Lead Senior Scientist

    Areas of expertise: Invasive species risk assessment, biodiversity conservation, fire ecology, restoration ecology, ecosystem resilience

    Office: Washington, D.C.

  • Grimm, Robyn Senior Manager, Water Information Systems

    Areas of expertise: Water management and policy; floodplain management and planning; interdisciplinary and multi-benefit decision support and analysis; operations and systems research; trade-off analysis; public finance mechanisms for water management

    Office: Sacramento, California