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Maille O’Donnell

Maille O’Donnell supports GFI’s Corporate Engagement team’s work to drive private sector support for alternative proteins. Areas of expertise: environmental science and policy, blogging, fitness.

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Sharyn Murray, CFA

Sharyn Murray crafts and executes strategies to increase investment in the alternative protein industry. Areas of expertise: relationship development, project management, investment research.

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Heather Mount

Heather Mount stewards GFI's brand, design, and web development at GFI. Areas of expertise: Project and resource management, branding and graphic design, web UX/UI, photography, and process development.

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David Mai

David Mai manages the Development team’s data and projects. Areas of expertise: database management, Salesforce, administrative support, project management.

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Patrick Landy

Patrick Landy works on GFI’s website as well as data analysis and visualization. Areas of expertise: mechanical engineering, software engineering, JavaScript, PHP, web development, data visualization.

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Jen Lamy

Jen Lamy manages GFI's cross-programmatic Sustainable Seafood Initiative to ensure that it proceeds strategically and with the input and involvement of key stakeholders. Areas of expertise: alternative seafood, environmental policy, sustainable food systems, and strategic planning.

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Maia Keerie

Maia Keerie oversees GFI’s media relations and thought leadership campaigns and works with leading U.S. and international news outlets to elevate alternative proteins within the media. Areas of expertise: strategic communications, media management, journalism.

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Emma Ignaszewski

Emma Ignaszewski manages projects to catalyze corporate innovation that will radically transform the food system and deliver alternative protein products that compete on the key drivers of consumer choice: taste, price, and convenience. Areas of expertise: retail, strategy, marketing, communications.

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Amy Huang

Amy Huang helps lead GFI's efforts to transform universities into engines of alternative protein research and education. Areas of expertise: university programs, academic ecosystem-building, global health, design thinking, effective altruism, public speaking.