Research Assistants

Project: EPI

Lauren Boucher is a Master of Environmental Management candidate at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies pursing concentrations in environmental policy analysis and energy. Prior to attending Yale, she worked at a non-profit organization in Washington, D.C. Lauren holds a...

Project: Communications

Laura Brush is a first year environmental management student at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies. She is interested in climate-resiliency and environmental health. Before coming to FES, Laura worked at Abt Associates, a public policy research and consulting firm, where she...

Project: Yale Initiative on Sustainable Finance (YISF)

Alli is a Master of Environmental Management candidate at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies focused on Business and the Environment and Industrial Ecology. Prior to Yale, Alli was the Research Coordinator at The Sustainability Consortium where she coordinated all large-scale...

Project: Communications

Mark DeSantis is a first-year MEM candidate at Yale University’s School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. Prior to his studies at Yale, Mark served as the Director of Community Partnerships at the National Park Foundation, the non-profit arm of the U.S. National Park Service. While there,...

Project: EPI

Jessica Gao is a senior at Yale College majoring in Statistics and Data Science. During her time at Yale, she has pursued research related to agriculture, health, and sustainable development.

Project: Yale Initiative on Sustainable Finance

Angie Hanawa is part of the 5-year Master of Environmental Management program with Yale College from Lima, Peru. She majored in Environmental Studies with a focus on Latin American policy and now focuses on the role of private industry in driving sustainability. She spent two years between her ...

Project: EPI

Mai Ichihara is a first-year Master of Environmental Management candidate specializing in industrial ecology, water resource management, and coastal resilience. She received her BA from George Washington University in international affairs. Before coming to Yale, Mai worked in Washington,...

Project: Communications

Lucy Kessler is a first-year MEM candidate at Yale University’s School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. Prior to Yale, Lucy managed communications and outreach at a clean energy nonprofit ...

Project: EPI

Sunnie Suhyoung Kim is a senior at Yale College pursuing a B.S. degree in Statistics and Data Science and working through the undergraduate graphic design sequence at the Yale School of Art. She is interested in bringing together data and design to discover and communicate interesting stories....

Project: Yale Initiative on Sustainable Finance (YISF)

Jesse Mander is a senior at Yale College from London pursuing a double major in Economics and History. His interest in sustainable finance lies in solving problems tied to financing green technologies, and he has prior experience working with renewables in the FinTech sector. He is also...