Kendra Okonski

Former Environment Programme Director, International Policy Network

Kendra Okonski has worked for International Policy Network, a London-based think tank, since 2001. From 2003 to 2007 she was its environment programme director, and in that capacity she has edited or co-edited several books and publications, including The Water Revolution (2006), Montana: On the Verge of Collapse? (2006), Adapt or Die (2003), and an edition of the peer-reviewed journal Energy and the Environment. She frequently contributes to print and broadcast media on development and environment issues. Okonski is a council member of the University of Buckingham (UK) and a fellow of Britain’s Royal Society for the Arts. Prior to her work at IPN, she worked at the Competitive Enterprise Institute (Washington, DC).