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Department: Environment and Science

Department: Environment and Science

Cam Humphrey is a program research analyst for the Packard Foundation’s Conservation and Science team. In his role, he primarily works with the Agriculture, Livelihoods, and Conservation, Bioenergy, and Palm Oil Strategies. Prior to joining the Foundation, Cam was an Environmental Grantmakers Fellow at Race Forward where he conducted an analysis on the impacts of … Continued

Department: Environment and Science

Mariam Kenza Ali is a Global Climate Initiative Program Officer at the Packard Foundation. She oversees the Foundation’s bioenergy grantmaking strategy and its emerging focus on carbon dioxide removal. Mariam brings ten years of experience on protected areas, communities, land use planning, environmental assessment, renewable energy, and multilateral environmental agreements. Prior to joining the Foundation, she … Continued

Department: Environment and Science

Karina Chamorro is the Global Climate Initiative associate program officer at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. She focuses on the Agriculture, Livelihoods, and Conservation (ALC) grantmaking, including managing ALC grant portfolio administration and cultivating grantee partnerships in Ethiopia, Indonesia, and the Congo Basin. Before joining the Packard Foundation in 2016, Karina worked at Root … Continued

Department: Environment and Science

Meg Caldwell is the Packard Foundation’s Interim Vice-President of Environment and Science, working to protect and restore the ocean for people and nature. As an environmental attorney, she brings over 35 years of experience working on interdisciplinary teams, including over 20 years as a faculty member at Stanford Law School, to help solve some of … Continued

Department: Environment and Science

John Claussen is an Ocean program officer at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. He supports grantmaking for the Foundation’s work to protect and restore the ocean, specifically focused on Indonesia. Prior to joining the Foundation, John worked as a consultant for 15 years advising and designing environmental and economic development initiatives and investment strategies … Continued

Department: Environment and Science

Chad English is the Science program officer at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. He supports grantmaking for the Foundation’s work to protect and restore the ocean, specifically focused on science. Chad has spent the last decade working at the intersection of science, policy, and communications. Prior to joining the Foundation, he was the Director … Continued

Department: Environment and Science

Sarah Hogan is the Interim Ocean director at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. She supports grantmaking for the Foundation’s work to protect and restore the ocean, specifically focused on equitable and sustainable fisheries. Sarah has worked at the Foundation since 2007, and during that time has worked on issues including ecosystem-based management, user driven science, fisheries … Continued

Department: Environment and Science

Heather Ludemann is an Ocean program officer at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. She supports grantmaking for the Foundation’s work to protect and restore the ocean, specifically focused on biodiversity and area-based conservation.    Heather brings a background in science and policy and nearly two decades of experience working on marine conservation and fisheries management … Continued

Department: Environment and Science

Kai Carter is the Global Climate Initiative director at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. Kai leads the Foundation’s grantmaking to halt and reverse tropical deforestation while delivering sustainable development and promoting an inclusive rural transformation. For the past year she has served as the interim lead for the new Forests, People, Climate collaborative. Kai … Continued