Craig R. Beatty
Craig is the Grants Coordinator for the IUCN Washington DC Office and, as necessary, assists IUCN-US in this capacity on a contractual basis.
He also assists the Global Marine and Polar Program on Arctic and Antarctic policy initiatives and the Global Partnership for Forest Landscape Restoration with spatial data and mapping needs. Prior to joining IUCN, Craig pursued a passion for invertebrate ecology and environmental science by designing or participating in field research projects in Northern Virginia, Mexico, Eastern Australia, Tasmania, and throughout Central and Coastal Florida. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from the University of South Florida, and a research-based Master of Science Degree and Graduate Certificate in Environmental Science & Policy and Geographic Information Science from George Mason University.