Norma is a Research Analyst within WRI's global energy program. In this role, she helps corporate and industrial buyers procure clean energy and supports research on electric vehicles, energy storage, and ocean-based renewable energy technologies. Norma splits her time between domestic and international work focused on Latin America and Southeast Asia.
Prior to WRI, Norma worked as a strategy and innovation researcher at Ogilvy Consulting, where she spent most of her time working on smart-city and urban mobility issues and supporting product design work for Samsung and American Express. During her last year, she lead pro-bono communications and branding work for women-owned businesses.
Norma holds a Bachelor of Science in International Development from Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service. She was born and raised in Mexico City and enjoys hiking, reading and exploring museums during her free time.