Research Assistants

Taryn Akiyama is pursuing a Master of Environmental Management at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies (F&ES), where she is specializing in Environmental Policy Analysis as well as Energy and the Environment. Taryn served in the California Governor’s Office of Planning...

Project: Communications

Liz Bourguet is a second year Master of Environmental Management candidate at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies (FES). She is specializing in environmental policy analysis, with a focus on climate policy. Before coming to Yale, Liz worked as a consultant for National Wildlife...

Qiuzi Chen is a first year Master of Environmental Management candidate at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, specializing in Business and the Environment. Before Yale, Qiuzi worked as an energy analyst at Competitive Energy Services, an energy consulting firm located in...

Brett Cozzolino is a first year Master of Environmental Management student at Yale FES. He specializes in global environmental governance, environmental economics, and national interpretations of multilateral agreements.

Prior to Yale, Brett spent two years working on the World Resources...

Nick Dahl is a junior at Yale University where he is pursuing a Bachelor of Science Degree in the Statistics and Data Science Department. In S&DS, he specializes in data analysis and exploration, machine learning, and data mining with a particular focus in environmental protection and...

Kate Donatelli is a Master of Environmental Management student from New Jersey. While at Yale, she plans to study environmental policy with a focus on land use and climate adaptation strategies. Before graduate school, she worked at The Trust for Public Land and for an environmental legal...

Project: Research and Operations
Maggie Ferrato is a second year master’s student at the School of Forestry & Environmental Studies (F&ES), where she is pursuing a Master of Environmental Management. At F&ES, she specializes in environmental...

Beatriz Granziera is an environmental lawyer with experience working with governments and business on sustainability issues. She is a second year Master of Environmental Management student at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, where she focus on climate change policy,...

Liam Gunn is a first year Masters of Environmental Management candidate at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies (F&ES).  At F&ES, he specializes in environmental policy analysis, with an emphasis on environmental economics.  Before Yale, Liam was a Program Manager at...

Sharon Handoko is a sophomore in Yale College pursuing a B.S. in Statistics and Data Science. At YCELP, she is a research assistant for the Environmental Performance Index, working mostly on data analysis and exploration. Outside of this project, Sharon is highly involved with  Design for...