Water

  • Sally McGee

    The Nature Conservancy, Northeast Marine Program Director and Shellfish Growers Climate Coalition Project Manager

    Mystic, Connecticut

    Sally has in-depth knowledge and expertise in oceans, fisheries, aquaculture, and marine policy. Currently, she is the Northeast Marine Program Director for The Nature Conservancy, [...]

  • Lena Hansen

    Rocky Mountain Institute, Principal, Electricity Practice

    Boulder, Colorado

    Lena is a Principal with Rocky Mountain Institute’s electricity practice, where she specializes in energy and carbon strategy as well as design innovation for electric [...]

  • Gabriela Anaya Reyna

    Resources Law Group, Program Officer, Northwest Mexico Land Conservation Program

    La Paz, Mexico

    Gabriela has over 15 years of experience developing and implementing conservation projects in the nonprofit and government sectors in Mexico. Before joining Resources Law Group, [...]

  • Christine Negra

    EcoAgricultural Partners, Director of Research

    New York City, New York

    Dr. Christine Negra is an experienced scientist with a strong and dynamic track record of linking science with policy in the areas of climate change, [...]

  • Brooke Simler Smith

    Communication Partnership for Science and the Sea (COMPASS), Executive Director

    Corvallis, Oregon

    At COMPASS (Communication Partnership for Science and the Sea), Brooke has helped build a non-traditional bridging organization that connects ocean scientists and science to the media, [...]

  • Andrea Athanas

    African Wildlife Foundation, Program Design Manager – Agriculture and Energy

    Arusha, Tanzania

    Andrea is a Program Design Manager – Agriculture and Energy with the African Wildlife Foundation. Her ambition is to find pathways for societies to transition [...]

  • Abigail Corso

    CNT Energy, Senior Energy Efficiency Consultant

    Chicago, Illinois

    Abby is Senior Energy Efficiency Consultant at CNT Energy, a leading think-tank focused on urban sustainability, defined as “…the more effective use of existing resources and [...]

  • Kathy Tibbits

    Cherokee Nation, Strategy Group

    Stilwell, Oklahoma

    Kathy has worked as a planner, organizer, and policy analyst for ten years with Cherokee Nation, with a focus on sovereignty and sustainable self-governance. Today she [...]

  • Mark Spalding

    The Ocean Foundation, President

    Washington, DC

    As President, Mark brings his extensive experience with the legal and policy aspects of ocean conservation to The Ocean Foundations’ grantmaking strategy and evaluation process. [...]

  • Dayna Baumeister

    Biomimicry 3.8, Keystone and Co-Founder

    Helena, Montana

    With a background in biology and applied natural history, and a passion for sharing the wonders of nature with others, Dayna has worked in the [...]

  • Jennifer Fletcher

    Trust for Public Land, Program Director

    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    Jenna leads the open space/greenways collaborative, “Embrace Open Space,” that brings together local officials, staff, soil and watershed district leaders, non-profits, agency staff and environmental [...]

  • Natalie Starr

    DSM Environmental Services, Inc., Principal

    Windsor, Vermont

    Natalie has nearly twenty five years of experience in solid waste management, recycling and resource recovery, and energy consulting including twenty years with DSM Environmental [...]

  • Maria Carvajal

    SuMar, Choices for Nature, Founder

    Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico

    For more than 15 years Maria has worked in conservation and management of fishing resources, natural protected areas and wetlands in the Gulf of California [...]

  • John Mlade

    YR&G, Senior Sustainability Manager

    Chicago, Illinois

    John has over 12 years of experience as a specialist in sustainable building design, construction, facility operations, and management of strategic sustainability initiatives. His skills [...]

  • Agnieszka Rawa

    Environmental Resources Management, Inc., Former Senior Project Manager and Sustainable Development Specialist

    Washington, DC

    Agnieszka is an environmental consultant with over 14 years of experience working for private companies and public organizations evaluating and mitigating factors affecting social and [...]

  • Tim Brown

    Tradewater, LLC, President

    Chicago, Illinois

    Tim is president of Tradewater, LLC, which creates, develops, and implements high value projects that reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Their projects result in quantifiable and [...]