Alexandra Ho, BAH, MCC

Alex is an Analyst, Climate Adaptation and Resilience with Climate Risk Institute.  Alex has an applied focus area in climate change communications and decision making, built upon a multidisciplinary background including a Master of Climate Change from University of Waterloo and a Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) in Psychology and English Literature from Queen’s University. She has previously…

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Pablo Rodriguez, M.Env.Sc, M.W.S

Pablo is a Senior Climate Resiliency Specialist with the Climate Risk Institute. Pablo has gained academic and professional experience at the intersection of climate change, sustainable development, and water resources management in Latin America, Europe and Canada. He has worked with governments, non-profit organizations, the United Nations and other international cooperation agencies. In the Canadian…

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Megan Symonds, BSc, MCC

Megan is a Climate Change Adaptation Analyst with the Climate Risk Institute. She recently graduated from the Master of Climate Change program at the University of Waterloo; and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry from Wilfrid Laurier University. Megan is fascinated by the complex problem that is climate change and strives to piece…

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Samantha Page, MSc.

As a Senior Climate Resiliency Specialist with the Climate Risk Institute, Samantha leads and supports projects and initiatives designed to advance sectoral, municipal, provincial/territorial, national, and international efforts on climate change risk, resiliency planning, implementation, and capacity building. She has over 10 years of multi-sector experience managing and implementing climate adaptation projects and policies in…

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Jazmin Vargas Najera, BSc, MCC

Jazmin is a Climate Adaptation and Resiliency Analyst at the Climate Risk Institute. She holds a masters degree in Climate Change from the University of Waterloo and a Bachelor’s degree in Community and Environmental Sociology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her educational background and immigrant journey from Mexico to the U.S and now Canada have…

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Daniela Bodden, BSc, MEng

Daniela, Project Manager (International), Resilience and Climate Risk, is a professional civil engineer with over 8 years of experience that has included developing and managing water infrastructure, social development, climate adaptation and mitigation projects. She has worked in a multicultural and interdisciplinary environment through projects funded and partnered by national and municipal governments and international agencies…

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Megan Gereghty, BES, MES, MCIP, RPP

Megan Gereghty is a Climate Change Adaptation Planner with the Climate Risk Institute. As a Registered Professional Planner, Megan is passionate about climate change adaptation and resilient community development. Megan has experience and expertise in development, land use and policy planning projects. Her work focuses on the advancement of climate change adaptation training for planners.…

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Brook Tessema, BES

Brook Tessema is an Analyst, Climate Adaptation and Resilience at CRI. As an Analyst, he works with a wide range of stakeholder groups to build climate resilience and capacity. Brook is highly knowledgeable of climate change impacts on the local and global level with experience researching and reporting on climate adaptation initiatives across Canada. Brook supports…

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Allison Myles, B.A., MCC

As a Project Manager with the Climate Risk Institute, Alli works with a wide range of stakeholder groups to build climate resilience. She is passionate about creating compelling content for communicating climate science to mobilize knowledge, improve capacity and highlight the interconnected technical and cultural dimensions of climate change. She has previously worked in municipal…

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Suzanne Seiling, BES, MCC

Suzanne Seiling is a Project Manager with the Climate Risk Institute. Suzanne’s areas of experience and expertise include: vulnerability and risk assessments, community adaptation planning, research, capacity building, and more.   In her role, Suzanne liaises with Canadian and international stakeholders to support and advance adaptation and mitigation to climate change. Suzanne supports the facilitation of peer-to-peer dialogue between communities and sectors through webinars, presentations and regional workshops. She conducts research…

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