Michael Gillenwater

Executive Director, Dean of the Institute and Co-Founder

Michael Gillenwater co-founded the Greenhouse Gas Management Institute, and serves as its Dean and Executive Director. Dr. Gillenwater is a leading expert on climate change and renewable energy, with a …

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Danielle Vaughan

Director, Operations

Danielle is responsible for operational and financial management of the Institute.  Prior to joining the Institute, she served for three years in the Peace Corps.  She has a B.A. in …

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Molly White

Director, Education Program


Molly White leads curriculum and training development and delivery at the Institute. She also manages the Registrar Office, ensuring learner enrollment and support across the Institute’s extensive online course curriculum. …

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Olia Glade

Director, Measurement, Reporting, and Verification (MRV) Systems

Olia is the Director for Measurement, Reporting and Verification (MRV) Systems, bringing the expertise in natural science, education, greenhouse gas reporting and review under the UNFCCC and Kyoto Protocol, and …

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Wiley Barbour

Senior Project Director, Software Evaluator

Wiley Barbour has been involved with the Greenhouse Gas Management Institute since its founding and serves as Senior Project Director and Software Evaluator. He is an expert in climate change …

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Alissa Benchimol

Program Officer

Alissa is a program officer at the Greenhouse Gas Management Institute. Her expertise is in GHG accounting, MRV capacity building, and program development. At GHGMI, Alissa develops capacity-building training materials, …

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Beth Pottridge

Grants and Contracts Coordinator

Beth Pottridge is the Grants and Contracts Coordinator at GHGMI where she carries out grant compliance and contracts management, in addition to being involved in processes of grant research and …

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Erika Barnett


Erika is the Registrar for the Greenhouse Gas Management Institute. She is responsible for processing learner enrollment, responding to questions about our programs and courses, and ensuring student engagement. Other …

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Maria Juan Blasco

Operations Coordinator

Maria coordinates daily and programmatic operations for the Greenhouse Gas Management Institute (GHGMI). She assists in overseeing the administration of the office, systems, and financial controls to support the staff …

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Ryan Deosaran

Program Officer

Ryan is a Program Officer at the Greenhouse Gas Management Institute (GHGMI) with the Caribbean Cooperative Measurement, Reporting and Verification Hub (MRV Hub). He supports the development of tools and …

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