Dr. Tania Briceno is an ecological economist with more than 15 years of experience conducting environmental valuations, socioeconomic analyses, and ecosystem service assessments. Prior to joining CSF she was Senior Economist at Batker Consulting LLC. Previously, she served as Program Director and member of the leadership team for Earth Economics. She has dedicated most of her research career to the advancement and application of ecosystem service valuation. She also worked with the Government of Canada creating policies for climate change mitigation and adaptation and with a team of industrial ecologists at the University of Science and Technology in Norway to better account for greenhouse gas emissions and identify economic activities with the greatest potential for reductions. Tania has a PhD in Environmental Economics from University of Montreal, a Masters in Ecological Economics from Leeds University, and a BA in Economics and International Development from McGill University. She is native Colombian and speaks English, Spanish and French fluently.
When not working, Tania likes to explore the natural world by foot, bike, boat or skis. She lives in Washington, D.C. where she gets to go on exciting nature explorations with her daughter and husband.