Elyse is the Communications Coordinator on the Global Climate Program at World Resources Institute. She focuses on international and US climate issues, and coordinates communication strategy in an effort to expand program visibility and impact on a global scale.
Prior to joining the WRI Elyse worked at Free For All Marketing in Toronto, Canada, where she specialized in engagement strategy on conservation and energy management accounts. She was then Manager of Event Marketing and Sponsorship at the Institute of Communication Agencies in Toronto, Canada. She has ample experience managing engagement and communications strategy, experiential marketing campaigns, sponsorships, as well as national campaigns and conferences.
Elyse holds an MSc in Social and Public Communication from The London School of Economics and Political Science, as well as a BSc in Natural Resources Conservation with a Global Perspectives Major from The University of British Columbia. Elyse is an avid skier and traveler.
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