|Title:||Program Officer, LandScale|
|Languages spoken:||English, Spanish|
As a Program Officer, Renata supports the framework development, knowledge management and coordination of LandScale. Before joining Verra, Renata worked at The Forests Dialogue as Senior Program Associate on the Land Tenure Reform and Land Use Dialogue initiatives. Previously, Renata was Climate Change Advisor to Mexico’s Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources (SEMARNAT) where she worked on international environmental agreements. Before that, Renata was Project Manager in Policy Advocacy at the Mexican non-profit organization Reforestamos Mexico, where she coordinated the Landscape Restoration Initiative for the Yucatan Peninsula under the Bonn Challenge.
Renata holds a Master’s Degree in Environmental Management from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, where she specialized in Environmental Policy Analysis with a strong focus on sustainable landscape initiatives. She also holds a B.A. in International Relations from the Tec de Monterrey in Mexico.