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, 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Craft, Elena Senior Director, Climate and Health

    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

  • Areas of expertise: Environmental site investigation and remediation, water and wastewater quality and treatment, risk

    Office: Boulder, Colorado

  • Denison, Richard Lead Senior Scientist

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

    Office: Washington, D.C.

  • Dupuy-Todd, Megan Project Manager

    Areas of expertise: Partnerships, project management, mobile air quality mapping

    Office: Boston

  • 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 Director, MethaneSAT

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

    Office: Remote

  • 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

  • Goodman, Bryce Kravis Senior Contributing Scientist and Innovation Fellow

    Areas of expertise: Ethics, Artificial Intelligence, Innovation

    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

  • Hall, Maurice Associate VP, Ecosystems – Water

    Areas of expertise: Water management, water policy, hydrology, water resources engineering, aquatic ecosystems, sustainable agriculture, irrigated agriculture, water quality, natural infrastructure, civil engineering

    Office: Sacramento, California

  • Hamburg, Steven Chief Scientist

    Areas of expertise: Climate change, Methane emissions, Systems ecology, Biogeochemistry, Climate change impacts, Forest ecology, Soils, C cycle

    Office: Boston