|Title:||Forestry and Land Use Advisor|
|Languages spoken:||Spanish, Portuguese|
As a Land Use and REDD+ Advisor, Summer works on supporting the global VCS REDD+ project portfolio, including facilitating projects’ transition to a post-2020 paradigm and their nesting within broader national and subnational REDD+ programs. She also explores opportunities for the scaling up of biosequestration activities.
Summer previously worked on the development and piloting of the VCS Jurisdictional and Nested REDD+ framework, primarily in Latin America. Prior to joining Verra, Summer worked at the Centre for People and Forests in Bangkok.