Rivvy (Rebecca) Eisenberg is a Grants & Finance Specialist with WRI's Cities Program. In this position, Rivvy manages budgets, grants, contracts, and subcontracts for the Research and Knowledge Exchange (RKE), Urban Development (UD), and Prize for Cities teams.
Prior to joining WRI, Rivvy worked as the Projects & Programs Administrative Coordinator at the East-West Center, a nonprofit promoting better relations among the Asia-Pacific region and the United States. She is passionate about bringing together public and private sectors to advance participatory and sustainable development internationally.
Rivvy holds an M.A. in International Environmental Policy from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, with a specialization in Sustainability Management and Mandarin Chinese. She has a B.A. in Environmental Studies from Bennington College, focusing on environmental science and poetry.