Woods representation in Washington, D.C., allows our faculty and scholars to play a greater role in providing this vital scientific research to policy- and decision-makers in government, non-profits, think tanks and other organizations. The office is a primary vehicle for connecting our latest environmental findings to the policy community, enabling Woods to serve as an important resource.

Woods DC Advisory Group:

  • David Hayes - Consulting Professor, Stanford Woods Institute; Distinguished Visiting Lecturer in Law, Stanford Law School; Visiting Senior Fellow, the Center for American Progress; Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of the Interior (2009-2013); Chief Operating Officer, U.S. Department of the Interior (1999-2001)
  • Lynn Scarlett - Managing Director for Public Policy, The Nature Conservancy
  • Phil Sharp - President, Resources for the Future (2005-2015); Member, U.S. House of Representatives (1975-1995)
  • Eileen Sobeck - Assistant Administrator for Fisheries, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  • Douglas Wheeler - Partner, Hogan Lovells; California Secretary for Natural Resources (1991-1999)

(Titles and organizations provided for informational purposes. Members serve in their personal capacity.)

For more information, contact us:
1616 P Street NW, Suite 610
Washington, DC  20036
Phone: 202.328.5093
WoodsinDC@stanford.edu