Dr. Anne Waple
Dr. Anne Waple is Founder and CEO of Studio30k – a climate change consulting company. As part of her consulting work, she is also Executive Director of the Science for Climate Action Network (SCAN). Previously, Anne spent over 12 years in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) where she led 'state of the climate' reports and managed NOAA's climate assessment program, also directing the Technical Support Unit for the Third National Climate Assessment. Anne then spent over three years as Vice President at Second Nature – a national non-profit – and established a climate resilience planning framework, now adopted by over 100 education institutions. Anne is currently working on a project called ‘Earth’s Next Chapter’, which will engage organizations and individuals in defining actions that take us beyond problems and into opportunities.