Lisa A Wainger
Dr. Wainger is a research professor of environmental economics at the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science. She has over 20 years of experience in integrating ecological and economic analysis tools to evaluate costs, benefits and risks of environmental policies. Her expertise includes nutrient (water quality) trading, wetland mitigation, measurement of ecosystem services, and cost-effective multi-objective policy design. She is recent past chair of the Scientific and Technical Advisory Committee to the US EPA Chesapeake Bay Program and serves on several advisory committees to governmental and non-governmental agencies.