Shana Udvardy

Shana Udvardy

Climate Adaptation Policy Analyst

Center for Clean Air Policy

Speaking At:
Under Water: Policies to Avoid a Perfect Storm
18 June 2014 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: 145B
Topic: Natural Hazards

Shana Udvardy has 20 years of experience working in the environmental arena. She brings a decade of experience successfully implementing freshwater, flood risk management and climate adaptation policy strategies and a decade of field research experience assessing and monitoring freshwater and terrestrial systems throughout the United States and South America. She is frequently called upon to speak and to present articles on climate adaptation and flood risk management including a State Department speaking tour where she engaged with policymakers and civil society organizations in Cambodia, Vietnam, and Laos. Under CCAP’s Weathering Climate Risks program, Shana is working to advance corporate and community preparedness for extreme weather and climate change impacts, and assess the economic benefits of risk management and planning ahead. She holds an MS in Conservation Ecology and Sustainable Development from the University of Georgia’s Odum School of Ecology, and a BA from Syracuse University’s Maxwell School.