Carrie is the co-director of the Forest and Agriculture domain with expertise in forest ecology, fire and fuels modeling, natural resource management, and remote sensing and GIS. Broadly, Carrie is interested in understanding the processes that underlie changes in forest structure and function over time and provide actionable recommendations for ecosystem management. At SIG, Carrie leads fuels and fire modeling efforts for First Street Foundation’s parcel-level fire risk analysis as well as programs supporting California’s Wildfire and Forest Resilience Task Force.
Carrie holds a PhD in Environmental Science, Policy, and Management from the University of California, Berkeley. She has a Masters in Forest Ecology and a BA in biology.