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MARIA DIGIANO

Program Officer, Andes-Amazon Initiative, The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

American living in California, USA

Maria is an environmental anthropologist with over two decades of experience as a researcher and practitioner at the intersection of environmental conservation, sustainable development and human well-being. As a Program Officer in one of the United States’ largest private foundations, Maria is in charge of strategic grant making to ensure the long-term conservation of the Amazon. Prior to joining the foundation, Maria worked as a scientist at Earth Innovation Institute, where she led multi-stakeholder processes to set standards of engagement for indigenous peoples and local communities in forest conservation and climate change mitigation policies across the tropics. She has also worked as a researcher with Stanford University’s Social Ecology Lab and as a consultant to organisations such as The Nature Conservancy. Maria has lived and worked throughout Latin America, serving as a Peace Corps volunteer in rural Paraguay, conducting field research in the Brazilian Amazon and the Maya Forest of Mexico, and building coalitions across civil society groups, indigenous’ peoples’ organisations and governments. She is passionate about contributing to a healthy and just planet. Maria holds a M.S. and Ph.D. in interdisciplinary ecology with a concentration in anthropology from the University of Florida and a B.A. in history from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. She lives in Berkeley, California with her husband and two children.

FELICITAS MARIA SCHMIDT

FELICITAS MARIA SCHMIDT

LINDA LARA-JACOBO

LINDA LARA-JACOBO

KRUSHIL PATRICIA MAIRINGI WATENE

KRUSHIL PATRICIA MAIRINGI WATENE

AMELIA LETVIN

AMELIA LETVIN

GINGER (YI-CHUN) YEH

GINGER (YI-CHUN) YEH

RENATA PIAZZON

RENATA PIAZZON

CLOTHILDE LANGLAIS

CLOTHILDE LANGLAIS

ELISA HARVEY

ELISA HARVEY

Virginia Corrigan

Virginia Corrigan

SHELLEY BALL

SHELLEY BALL

NIAMH BRIGID SHAW

NIAMH BRIGID SHAW

ELISABETH (LIZ) DESCHASEAUX

ELISABETH (LIZ) DESCHASEAUX

ALEXANDRA JONES

ALEXANDRA JONES

MARJI PUOTINEN

MARJI PUOTINEN

REBECCA WADDINGTON

REBECCA WADDINGTON

JUSTINE VIRGINIA MURRAY

JUSTINE VIRGINIA MURRAY

DANIELLE NEMBHARD

DANIELLE NEMBHARD

Kirsten Colston

Kirsten Colston

MONICA GREEN

MONICA GREEN

SHAKTI PATEL

SHAKTI PATEL

KATE MACMASTER

KATE MACMASTER

KERRY NICKOLS

KERRY NICKOLS

SAMIRA DARVISHI

SAMIRA DARVISHI

ABEER AL SAUD

ABEER AL SAUD

TRISTY FAIRFIELD

TRISTY FAIRFIELD

CATHERINE BARRY

CATHERINE BARRY

NICOLE WRIGHT

NICOLE WRIGHT

HELLE BERNSTORF HYDESKOV

HELLE BERNSTORF HYDESKOV

SANDRA LETITIA GUZMAN LUNA

SANDRA LETITIA GUZMAN LUNA

XIMENA AGUILAR VEGA

XIMENA AGUILAR VEGA

Catherine Wheller

Catherine Wheller

CLARE BOND

CLARE BOND

ISABEL ZHANG ZHANG

ISABEL ZHANG ZHANG

TIFFINI JONES

TIFFINI JONES

Shuling Huang

Shuling Huang

SANDRA JUDITH VELARDE PAJARES

SANDRA JUDITH VELARDE PAJARES

MARINA MANSILLA HERMANN

MARINA MANSILLA HERMANN

COLLEEN FITZPATRICK

COLLEEN FITZPATRICK

VALERIE SAGE

VALERIE SAGE

ROSHNI SHARMA

Sisi Hu

Sisi Hu

RACHEL COOPER

RACHEL COOPER

KIARA CROOK

KIARA CROOK

Rachel Cameron

Rachel Cameron

PRISCILA CHAVES MARTÍNEZ

PRISCILA CHAVES MARTÍNEZ

SÍLE NIC CHORMAIC

SÍLE NIC CHORMAIC

SIMONE BAUCH

SIMONE BAUCH

JILL LYNN

JILL LYNN

Gillian McCloskey

Gillian McCloskey

JULIA WAGEMANN

JULIA WAGEMANN

MARIA MOLINA

MARIA MOLINA

LAURA TROTTA

LAURA TROTTA

KERRYN (KERRY) O’BRIEN

KERRYN (KERRY) O’BRIEN

ANJANI GANASE

ANJANI GANASE

CAROLINA GARCIA

CAROLINA GARCIA

MONICA NARANJO

MONICA NARANJO

XUEHUA ZHANG

XUEHUA ZHANG

VERONIQUE FLOREC

VERONIQUE FLOREC

CAROL SILBERBERG

CAROL SILBERBERG

KRISTINA BALTUTIS

KRISTINA BALTUTIS

HANA STAROBOVA

HANA STAROBOVA

CRISTINA VENABLES

CRISTINA VENABLES

CINDY SHELLITO

CINDY SHELLITO

Sarah Marshall

Sarah Marshall

TRACEY GRAY

TRACEY GRAY

AMAL-LEE AMIN

AMAL-LEE AMIN

MELISSA HAEFFNER

MELISSA HAEFFNER

DANIELA LAINEZ DEL POZO

DANIELA LAINEZ DEL POZO

JULIA FABREGA

JULIA FABREGA

BETTY TRUMMEL

BETTY TRUMMEL

ALESSANDRA SALGADO

ALESSANDRA SALGADO

NATALIE UNTERSTELL

NATALIE UNTERSTELL

PRIYA GANDHI

PRIYA GANDHI

Stephanie Baldwin Spincer

Stephanie Baldwin Spincer

MOREANGELS MUCHANETA MBIZAH

MOREANGELS MUCHANETA MBIZAH

Jacqueline Madsen

Jacqueline Madsen

NICHOLA CLARK

NICHOLA CLARK

LAURA FERNÁNDEZ

LAURA FERNÁNDEZ

BINBIN WANG

BINBIN WANG

MELISSA HART

MELISSA HART

LAUREN DUBOIS

LAUREN DUBOIS

Linnea Spears-Lebrun

Linnea Spears-Lebrun

CHARLOTTE CONN

CHARLOTTE CONN

WUYING LIN

WUYING LIN

Kaylee Prince

Kaylee Prince

HILARY MCMANUS

HILARY MCMANUS

SYLVIA STRUCK

SYLVIA STRUCK

ANNA COLUCCI

ANNA COLUCCI

JESSICA BRAINARD

JESSICA BRAINARD

Yohanna Aurisch

Yohanna Aurisch

Sonia Castañeda Rial

Sonia Castañeda Rial

MAISA ROJAS

MAISA ROJAS

DEBORAH MUELLER

DEBORAH MUELLER

Rachael Dudaniec

Rachael Dudaniec

Emma Pidduck

Emma Pidduck

CAROLE DURUSSEL

CAROLE DURUSSEL

ELENA JOLI

ELENA JOLI

KRISTIN MITCHELL

KRISTIN MITCHELL

TAMMY EGER

TAMMY EGER

Karen Barton

Karen Barton

MICHAELA MUSILOVA

MICHAELA MUSILOVA

MARIA WEIKUM

MARIA WEIKUM

CHARITY MUNDAVA

CHARITY MUNDAVA

SEONA MEHARG

SEONA MEHARG

ANAIS PAGES

ANAIS PAGES

YVONNE AVARO

YVONNE AVARO

MICHELE FINN

MICHELE FINN

ALISON DAVIES

ALISON DAVIES

NICOLE WEBSTER

NICOLE WEBSTER

AMANDA HENSLEY

AMANDA HENSLEY

JAS CHAMBERS

JAS CHAMBERS

ANNA FREBEL

ANNA FREBEL

ASHTON GAINSFORD

ASHTON GAINSFORD

JAY GOMBOSO

JAY GOMBOSO

RACHAEL BICE

RACHAEL BICE

Irene Tierney

Irene Tierney

MICHELE JOHN

MICHELE JOHN

RACHEL VILLANI

RACHEL VILLANI

AMY GOODBRAND

AMY GOODBRAND

Marina Campos

Marina Campos

Emma Church

Emma Church

AANIYAH OMARDIEN

AANIYAH OMARDIEN

ANNA FERRE-MATEU

ANNA FERRE-MATEU

CECILE GODDE

CECILE GODDE

LIZ RICKMAN

LIZ RICKMAN

HUMERA IQBAL

HUMERA IQBAL

LESLEY SEFCIK

LESLEY SEFCIK

Mariana Blanco Bolaños

Mariana Blanco Bolaños

ARTHEE JAHANGIR

ARTHEE JAHANGIR

LINDSAY STRINGER

LINDSAY STRINGER

CRISTINA OTANO JIMENEZ

CRISTINA OTANO JIMENEZ

MONICA HOYT

MONICA HOYT

RAELENE FORBES

RAELENE FORBES

ANITA GOH

ANITA GOH

KRISTANNE ANDERSEN

KRISTANNE ANDERSEN

LINDA THOMPSON

LINDA THOMPSON

NIINA KAUTTO

NIINA KAUTTO

NANCY AUERBACH

NANCY AUERBACH

IDA KUBISZEWSKI

IDA KUBISZEWSKI

JULIETTE TOBIAS-WEBB

JULIETTE TOBIAS-WEBB

MELTEM BAYRAK

MELTEM BAYRAK

ELLEN ANDERSON

ELLEN ANDERSON

NUWANTHIKA FERNANDO

NUWANTHIKA FERNANDO

MONICA ARAYA

MONICA ARAYA

JESSICA REEVES

JESSICA REEVES

LI WANG

LI WANG

Johanna Johnson

Johanna Johnson

REBECCA WADE

REBECCA WADE

KATHRYN SCOTT

KATHRYN SCOTT

SHARON PFLEGER

SHARON PFLEGER

TERRI JUMP

TERRI JUMP

PATRICIA DUNNE

PATRICIA DUNNE

CASSANDRA BERRY

CASSANDRA BERRY

EMER DENNEHY

EMER DENNEHY

Kathryn Michie

Kathryn Michie

KRISSA SKOGEN

KRISSA SKOGEN

EVGUENIA ALECHINE

EVGUENIA ALECHINE

GILLIAN STARLING

GILLIAN STARLING

MELISSA WHITE

MELISSA WHITE

ANNA VINKHUYZEN

ANNA VINKHUYZEN

ANABELLA PALACIOS

ANABELLA PALACIOS

RACHELLE BALEZ

RACHELLE BALEZ

CAROLYN HOGG

CAROLYN HOGG

PALOMA CORVALAN

PALOMA CORVALAN

ANNA CABRE

ANNA CABRE

SHONA YU

SHONA YU

VALENTINA WYMAN

VALENTINA WYMAN

BIANCA DAS

BIANCA DAS

SUE MAUGER

SUE MAUGER

METTE HOE

METTE HOE

XIAOYUAN “CHARLENE” REN

XIAOYUAN “CHARLENE” REN

MADELEINE HANN

MADELEINE HANN

Sue Bestow

Sue Bestow

ZHIMIN MAO

ZHIMIN MAO

ERICA DONNER

ERICA DONNER

Caroline Corrigan

Caroline Corrigan

NILAM PATEL

NILAM PATEL

Catherine Nielsen

Catherine Nielsen

LUNGI MCHUNU

LUNGI MCHUNU

ARPITA KULKARNI

ARPITA KULKARNI

JANE CUNNEEN

JANE CUNNEEN

CAROL DEVINE

CAROL DEVINE

STEPHANIE DOLRENRY

STEPHANIE DOLRENRY

Jennifer Verduin

Jennifer Verduin

CHARLIE HINDLE

CHARLIE HINDLE

Theresa Löber

Theresa Löber

JENNIFER COPELAND

JENNIFER COPELAND

HOLLY NORTH

HOLLY NORTH

PAOLA MAGNI

PAOLA MAGNI

KATHLEEN PATRICK

KATHLEEN PATRICK

ALLISON GREANEY

ALLISON GREANEY

ESTHER SANCHEZ DE LEON LEY

ESTHER SANCHEZ DE LEON LEY

YALIMAY JIMENEZ

YALIMAY JIMENEZ

Erin Eastwood

Erin Eastwood

CHRISTINA EBERHARDT

CHRISTINA EBERHARDT

WYNET SMITH

WYNET SMITH

DANIELLE SKROPETA

DANIELLE SKROPETA

KA-MING WU

KA-MING WU

ELERI HARRIS

ELERI HARRIS

MADELEINE BRASIER

MADELEINE BRASIER

SHANNON ESSWEIN

SHANNON ESSWEIN

ANTHEA NICHOLLS

ANTHEA NICHOLLS

KAREN ALEXANDER

KAREN ALEXANDER

ALICE RUHWEZA

ALICE RUHWEZA

STEPHANIE ORDONEZ

STEPHANIE ORDONEZ

NATALIA MELCER

NATALIA MELCER

XIAO SHEN

XIAO SHEN

NAOMI TUCKER

NAOMI TUCKER

ELAINE MARTYN

ELAINE MARTYN

VALENTINA TARANOVIC

VALENTINA TARANOVIC

ISOBEL ROMERO-SHAW

ISOBEL ROMERO-SHAW

SHARON ROBINSON

SHARON ROBINSON

ROBYN HALL

ROBYN HALL

HINEMOA ELDER

HINEMOA ELDER

Nicola Waldron

Nicola Waldron

HANNAH CAMPBELL

HANNAH CAMPBELL

Becky Schnekser

Becky Schnekser

SAMANTHA ELIE

SAMANTHA ELIE

ALBA AGUION

ALBA AGUION

AMIE FIGUEIREDO

AMIE FIGUEIREDO

JUSTINE SHAW

JUSTINE SHAW

NANCY GLENN

NANCY GLENN

JORDAN FINDLEY

JORDAN FINDLEY

Mariana Campos

Mariana Campos

JENNI PENROSE

JENNI PENROSE

KAREN ALEXANDER

KAREN ALEXANDER

Eva Sirantoine

Eva Sirantoine

LAUREN SANDON

LAUREN SANDON

ADRIANA SOTO

ADRIANA SOTO

NATASHA HENDRICK

NATASHA HENDRICK

FERN HAMES

FERN HAMES

SHARON DAVIS

SHARON DAVIS

MAYA BEANO

MAYA BEANO

STEPHANIE LANGEROCK

STEPHANIE LANGEROCK

MELANIA GUERRA CARRILLO

MELANIA GUERRA CARRILLO

Stella Leonardi

Stella Leonardi

CAROL AZIZ

CAROL AZIZ

GABRIELA SARDINHA

GABRIELA SARDINHA

HUILI CHEN

HUILI CHEN

ELVIRA POLOCZANSKA

ELVIRA POLOCZANSKA

Louise Carroll

Louise Carroll

HELEN O’CONNOR

HELEN O’CONNOR

ROMY ZYNGIER

ROMY ZYNGIER

KRISTIN RAJA

KRISTIN RAJA

RACHEL ZOMBOR

RACHEL ZOMBOR

ANA CHANG

ANA CHANG

CASSANDRA KANE

CASSANDRA KANE

JULIANNA KADAR

JULIANNA KADAR

JESS MUKIRI

JESS MUKIRI

SOPHIE ADAMS

SOPHIE ADAMS

LINH DO

LINH DO

NIA FERNANDEZ

NIA FERNANDEZ

Misty Dawn Thorose

Misty Dawn Thorose

JESSAMYN FAIRFIELD

JESSAMYN FAIRFIELD

REBECCA HANDCOCK

REBECCA HANDCOCK

NICOLE HELLESSEY

NICOLE HELLESSEY

HEIDI STELTZER

HEIDI STELTZER

MEREDITH NASH

MEREDITH NASH

SARAH CONOLLY

SARAH CONOLLY

GURUTZETA GUILLERA ARROITA

GURUTZETA GUILLERA ARROITA

ANNE CHRISTIANSON

ANNE CHRISTIANSON

María Jesús Rapanague

María Jesús Rapanague

REBECCA SMYTH

REBECCA SMYTH

Noa Gonzalez Borrajo

Noa Gonzalez Borrajo

CATHERINE SARAH YOUNG

CATHERINE SARAH YOUNG

ELEANOR BRUCE

ELEANOR BRUCE

Thea Gessler

Thea Gessler

Imogen Fraser

Imogen Fraser

NATALIE MILLÁN AGUIÑAGA

NATALIE MILLÁN AGUIÑAGA

SARAH JOHNS

SARAH JOHNS

DYAN DENAPOLI

DYAN DENAPOLI

TIFFANY VORA

TIFFANY VORA

FERN WICKSON

FERN WICKSON

KIRSTEN LEE

KIRSTEN LEE

COLLEEN FILIPPA

COLLEEN FILIPPA

PAULA HANASZ

PAULA HANASZ

ANIKA MOLESWORTH

ANIKA MOLESWORTH

MARY JO FORD

MARY JO FORD

Alexandra Deprez

Alexandra Deprez

YONA NEBEL-JACOBSEN

YONA NEBEL-JACOBSEN

Emily Cross

Emily Cross

NAT RAISBECK-BROWN

NAT RAISBECK-BROWN

HELEN CORNEY

HELEN CORNEY

CHRISTINA KIRSCH

CHRISTINA KIRSCH

KAREN JOHNS

KAREN JOHNS

PHOEBE BARNARD

PHOEBE BARNARD

CHRISTELLE AUGUSTE

CHRISTELLE AUGUSTE

SANA PRATAP

SANA PRATAP

MARISSA PARROTT

MARISSA PARROTT

MARIA DIGIANO

MARIA DIGIANO

BLANCA BERNAL

BLANCA BERNAL

TONI MIZEREK

TONI MIZEREK

YAXIN YAN

YAXIN YAN

PALOMA VILLA

PALOMA VILLA

CHARLOTTE (CHUNGUANG) WANG

CHARLOTTE (CHUNGUANG) WANG

KATHARINA F HEIL

KATHARINA F HEIL

JOHANNA SPEIRS

JOHANNA SPEIRS

KRISTEN HOWARD

KRISTEN HOWARD

TARA SHINE

TARA SHINE

JEANETTE STARPINE

JEANETTE STARPINE

SAMANTHA HALL

SAMANTHA HALL

KATIE PIAZZA

KATIE PIAZZA

JOANNA YOUNG

JOANNA YOUNG

GAIA DELL’ARICCIA

GAIA DELL’ARICCIA

VALERI VASQUEZ

VALERI VASQUEZ

GUDRUN DE BOECK

GUDRUN DE BOECK

TRACY CAI

TRACY CAI

Angeliki Diane Rigos

Angeliki Diane Rigos

ADRIANA HUMANES

ADRIANA HUMANES

SHANNON BABB

SHANNON BABB

MARIANNE HARVEY

MARIANNE HARVEY

AMANDA SINCLAIR

AMANDA SINCLAIR

DEBORAH O’CONNELL

DEBORAH O’CONNELL

CHRISTINA DEVORSHAK

CHRISTINA DEVORSHAK

BETH CHRISTIE

BETH CHRISTIE

Erinne Stirling

Erinne Stirling

ALICIA COLLINS

ALICIA COLLINS

Jacqueline Lawrence-Sansbury

Jacqueline Lawrence-Sansbury

Bridget Myers

Bridget Myers

YUXI LEI

YUXI LEI

Linda Keyes

Linda Keyes

WING CHAN

WING CHAN

ELLEN MOON

ELLEN MOON

HAILEE ELIDA HETTRICK

HAILEE ELIDA HETTRICK

TAL LUZZATTO KNAAN

TAL LUZZATTO KNAAN

JUSTINE BARRETT

JUSTINE BARRETT

LISA ELENZ

LISA ELENZ

HARRIET TEARE

HARRIET TEARE

LAURIE LAPAT-POLASKO

LAURIE LAPAT-POLASKO

DEBORAH BOWER

DEBORAH BOWER

RAEGAN POLLARD

RAEGAN POLLARD

DEBATRI CHATTOPADHYAY

DEBATRI CHATTOPADHYAY

REBECCA DOYLE

REBECCA DOYLE

INES MELENDEZ

INES MELENDEZ

BRITTA DENISE HARDESTY

BRITTA DENISE HARDESTY

KIRSTEN MACLEAN

KIRSTEN MACLEAN

SUSAN NATALI

SUSAN NATALI

NATALIE BAREFOOT

NATALIE BAREFOOT

AMELIA SELLARS

AMELIA SELLARS

SARAH HAMYLTON

SARAH HAMYLTON

MATILDA MACKAY-SIM

MATILDA MACKAY-SIM

LAURA NAVONE

LAURA NAVONE

Anindita Samsu

Anindita Samsu

MARIYA LYUBENOVA

MARIYA LYUBENOVA

HEIDI PASS

HEIDI PASS

SAMANTHA GROVER

SAMANTHA GROVER

Cecilia Myers

Cecilia Myers

INAE GUION

INAE GUION

MARGARITA LOPEZ RIVAS

MARGARITA LOPEZ RIVAS

CLAUDIA ALVARADO

CLAUDIA ALVARADO

SALLIE PEARSON

SALLIE PEARSON

STACEY NOEL

STACEY NOEL

Katri Harmoinen

Katri Harmoinen

YI LUO

YI LUO

MARISSA GIUSTINA

MARISSA GIUSTINA

CARLY QUISENBERRY

CARLY QUISENBERRY

NOA BRUHIS

NOA BRUHIS

YITING WANG

YITING WANG

KAREN JOYCE

KAREN JOYCE

YURONG YU

YURONG YU

MARY-ELLEN FEENEY

MARY-ELLEN FEENEY

LINDA ROMANOVSKA

LINDA ROMANOVSKA

PHILIPPA WRIGHT

PHILIPPA WRIGHT

BRIONY ANKOR

BRIONY ANKOR

GINA ZIERVOGEL

GINA ZIERVOGEL

IRYNA DRONOVA

IRYNA DRONOVA

SHANON O’CONNOR

SHANON O’CONNOR

KARIN VERSPOOR

KARIN VERSPOOR

JENN LODER

JENN LODER

BELINDA FAIRBROTHER

BELINDA FAIRBROTHER

ANISHA HUMPHREYS

ANISHA HUMPHREYS

NINA MCLEAN

NINA MCLEAN

Shiyu Rachel Wang

Shiyu Rachel Wang

VANESSA WONG

VANESSA WONG

JAMIE WOMBLE

JAMIE WOMBLE

LUCY FORDE

LUCY FORDE

ANNIE GEORGINA LANGSTON-COX

ANNIE GEORGINA LANGSTON-COX

CÉLINE HANZEN

CÉLINE HANZEN

Sara Stewart

Sara Stewart

KIMBERLY VINETTE HERRIN

KIMBERLY VINETTE HERRIN

MEROPI NASSIKAS

MEROPI NASSIKAS

ANAIS MACHARD

ANAIS MACHARD

AMANDA DAVIES

AMANDA DAVIES

Julianna Gwiszcz

Julianna Gwiszcz

LILY BROWN

LILY BROWN

Alison Thieme

Alison Thieme

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