Anna Louise LoPresti

Anna LoPresti is the Sustained Assessment Specialist at Columbia University's Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory and the Consortium for Climate Risk in the Urban Northeast (CCRUN), a NOAA RISA program. She conducts research on local climate adaptation activities in the region as ongoing input into the National Climate Assessment. She works with stakeholders to ensure that climate information is locally relevant, accessible, and successfully integrated into decision-making in the urban corridor from Philadelphia to Boston. Anna is a Community Science Fellow with AGU's Thriving Earth Exchange, and a member of the Environmental Justice Working Group with WE ACT for Environmental Justice in Northern Manhattan. She holds a MSc in Environmental Change and Management from the University of Oxford and a BA in Sustainable Development from Columbia University.

Fields of Interest

Climate change science, conservation ecology, community science, environmental justice, environmental policy, traditional ecological knowledge, disaster risk reduction

Education

MSc Environmental Change and Management, University of OxfordBA Sustainable Development, Columbia University