As Communications Assistant for WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities, Talia Rubnitz builds awareness and provides support for the program’s work, largely through WRI’s online platforms. She manages content for WRI Ross Center’s website, TheCityFix and additional internal and external communications materials. Talia collaborates with WRI experts in DC and in WRI’s International Offices to promote their work and facilitate a more connected communications network.
Prior to joining WRI, Talia worked for the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and supported the EPA's Clean Power Plan with the Sierra Club. In 2015, she represented her university at COP21 in Paris. In May 2016, Talia received her B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis in International and Area Studies, with a concentration in Sustainable Development. During university, she spent a semester in Madrid, studying International Studies and Spanish.
Talia enjoys traveling, photography and Chicago baseball.