Complete list of expert staff

  • Watson, Matt Senior Vice President, Energy

    Areas of expertise: Oil and gas operations, methane and air policy, energy policy

    Office: Austin, Texas

  • 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

  • Williams, Andrew Director, Regulatory and Legislative Affairs, U.S. Climate and Energy

    Areas of expertise: Oil & Gas law, energy finance, air quality policies, corporate engagement

    Office: Washington, D.C.

  • Areas of expertise: Federal environmental and energy regulation, the Clean Air Act, emissions standards for the oil and gas sector

    Office: Boulder, Colorado

  • Wolfe, Christina Manager, Air Quality, Port and Freight Facilities

    Areas of expertise: Air quality, ports and shipping, green freight, transportation technology

    Office: Austin, Texas

  • Wolfe, David Director, Conservation Strategies

    Areas of expertise: conservation biology, conservation of at-risk species, working effectively with private landowners, Safe Harbor, Farm Bill

    Office: Austin, Texas

  • Wood, Scott Senior Manager, EDF Climate Corps

    Areas of expertise: Corporate sustainability, Energy management, Stakeholder engagement

    Office: Boston

  • 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

  • Wyerman, Jim Director of Strategic Partnerships and Communications, Mississippi River Delta Restoration

    Areas of expertise: Ecosystems, strategic communications and outreach, nonprofit management, environmental law and policy, natural infrastructure, rivers and deltas

    Office: Washington, D.C.

  • Yang, Hanling Director, International Policy and Legal Affairs

    Areas of expertise: Environmental law, land use, and climate change.

    Office: New York City

  • Yawanarajah, Ph.D, Shareen International Policy Manager, Energy Program

    Areas of expertise: International energy policy, international methane policy, oil and gas industry operations, research and development

    Office: Austin, Texas

  • 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

  • Zakaria, Rama Senior Manager, Regulatory Policy & Analysis

    Areas of expertise: Federal energy and environmental regulation, wholesale power markets, carbon pollution from the power sector

    Office: Washington, D.C.

  • Zalzal, Peter Special Projects Director and Lead Attorney

    Areas of expertise:

    Office: Boulder, Colorado

  • Zavala-Araiza, Daniel International Scientist

    Areas of expertise: Environmental impacts of energy systems, Climate Change, Sustainability, Social impacts of science and technology

    Office: Austin, Texas

  • Zayas del Rio, Gabriela B. Research Analyst, Office of Chief Scientist

    Areas of expertise: Air quality, clean energy, emerging science, environmental justice

    Office: San Francisco

  • Zerrenner, Kate Senior Manager, Energy-Water Initiatives

    Areas of expertise: Energy efficiency, climate change, energy-water nexus

    Office: Austin, Texas

  • 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