Bio

Highest Level of Education

Master's Degree

Current Job/Study field

Civil Society (NGOs and Think Tanks)

Nationality

Spain Flag Spain

Work experience

  • Project, Partnerships, and Data Manager
    United States Department of Agriculture - Full-time From October 2022 to December 2023

    - Managed and scaled growing network of 30+ partnership-based climate adaptation projects from design and proposal to implementation and evaluationrnrn- Built and maintained partnerships with government, industry, nonprofit, research, and private actors to co-develop projects that match their priorities with national- and international-level climate strategyrnrn- Coordinated data & knowledge management, web & database development, technical reporting, public outreach

  • Research Associate, Nature Climate Investments
    Yale Center for Business and the Environment - Full-time From May 2022 to October 2022

    - Conducted a capacity needs assessment on the ability of large companies to identify and invest in high-quality nature-based solutions and carbon offsets.rn- Assembled an expert network and built partnerships with pioneer companies (e.g. Boeing, FedEx) to build capacity and develop training materials.

  • Conservation Connect Fellow
    National Forest Foundation - Part-time From May 2021 to May 2022

    - Coordinated and facilitated collaborative working groups to build consensus and leverage opportunities for improved land use and ecological restoration projects across a 600,000km2 landscapernrn- Authored technical reports, policy memos, and funding proposals (over $1 million)

  • Science Educator, Sustainability and Social Impact Program Supervisor
    United World Colleges - Full-time From August 2016 to May 2020

    - Taught science curriculum and coordinated sustainability, environmental education, and social action programs for 300+ students of 60+ nationalities with very diverse cultural and socioeconomic backgroundsrnrn- Developed risk assessment and sustainability standards for midsize organizations

  • Sustainability Consultant
    Freelance - Freelance From January 2022 to December 2023

    Developed multi-pronged strategies for midsize-to-large companies (e.g., a large European wood product manufacturer) to increase sustainability, promote circularity, and remain compliant with evolving environmental regulations in the global market.

Education

  • Master of Environmental Management
    Yale University From August 2020 to May 2022
  • BSc in Biotechnology
    Universidad de Oviedo From September 2012 to June 2016

Executive Education

  • Greenhouse Gas Accounting Certificate
    GHG Institute Issued April 2021

Area of expertise

Climate policy Environmental policy Environmental Regulation Institutional/public affairs Market-based mechanisms

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English
  • French

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