RFF's Land, Water, and Nature Program: People

RFF’s Land, Water, and Nature Program delivers research and solutions for cost-effectively managing key land, water, and marine resources that support a thriving economy and society, while ensuring healthy and productive natural systems and building resilience in a changing climate.

See the latest from RFF's Land, Water, and Nature Program.


Ann Bartuska, Vice President for Land, Water, and Nature

Michael Zwirn, Program Director, Land, Water, and Nature

Researchers and Other Staff

Richard L. Bernknopf, Visiting Fellow
Allen Blackman, Senior Fellow
Jessica Blakely, Research Assistant
James W. Boyd, Senior Fellow
Ziyan (Jessica) Chu, Research Associate and GIS Research Coordinator
Roger M. Cooke, Chauncey Starr Senior Fellow
Brandon Cunningham, Research Assistant
Rebecca Epanchin-Niell, Fellow
Justine Huetteman, Research Assistant
Kailin Kroetz, Fellow
Yusuke Kuwayama, Fellow and VALUABLES Consortium Director for Socioeconomic Studies
Patrick Lee, Research Assistant
Bethany Mabee, VALUABLES Consortium Community Manager
Andrew Royal, Postdoctoral Fellow
Roger A. Sedjo, Senior Fellow Emeritus
Leonard A. Shabman, Senior Fellow
Alexandra Thompson, Research Associate
Margaret A. Walls, Senior Fellow
Casey J. Wichman, Fellow

Amy W. Ando, University Fellow
Jesse H. Ausubel, University Fellow
Gardner M. Brown, Jr., University Fellow
Mark A. Cohen, University Fellow
W. Michael Hanemann, University Fellow
Catherine L. Kling, University Fellow
Carolyn Kousky, University Fellow
Simon Asher Levin, University Fellow
Shanjun Li, University Fellow
Sheila M. Olmstead, University Fellow
Stephen W. Salant, University Fellow
James N. Sanchirico, University Fellow
Brent L. Sohngen, University Fellow
JunJie Wu, University Fellow