Award-winning researcher, writer and editor with acumen and passion for investigative research in Latin America. Skilled due diligence investigator in jurisdictions throughout the Americas. More than ten years on the ground in Brazil, with related cultural and language fluency, researching and writing about agriculture and land use, agricultural commodity supply chains, sustainable rural development and related environmental and social governance (ESG) issues. Adept at cultivating sources among various sectors of society, including federal politicians, indigenous and local communities, non-governmental organizations and corporate executives. Certified Anti-Money Laundering (AML) specialist.
When not working, you’ll find me working out, doing yoga, procuring healthy food, reading about medicinal plants, or out with friends exploring nature or the city.