Programme Leader Ecosystems, Economies and Sustainable Development at GRID-Arendal, MarLogic Consulting
Tanya started at GRID-Arendal in early 2014 as a project manager for Marine Ecosystem Services projects. In 2015, she was promoted to the programme lead of Ecosystem, Economies and Sustainable Development Programme. Her core areas of work include projects on blue economy, blue carbon and conservation finance with a focus on western Africa.
Prior to joining GRID-Arendal, Tanya had over 10 years of experience in marine conservation in both academic and NGO environments with a focus on deep water coral, marine spatial planning and blue carbon projects. She has a BSc from Guelph University and an MSc in Biological Oceanography from Dalhousie University.