Shahira EsmailChair, Policies and Procedures

    Shahira is passionate about developing solutions for climate change by leveraging results based and market based mechanisms for reducing GHG emissions. She has six years’ experience in the land use sector, working to implement scientifically sound and rigorous programs which result in the adoption of innovative practices, the quantification of environmental benefits and the reporting of these successes. This includes developing the world’s first carbon credits from rice production in California and the Midsouth. Shahira has been a member of WEN for four years and has been leading the San Francisco Chapter of the WEN book club, Green Reads, for the past year.