Jackie Willwerth (she/her) is an applied economist with broad experience in economic analysis, data management, statistical programming, and problem solving, including applications to a variety of climate change analyses and damage assessments. She specializes in performing climate change impact assessments at the national and state level, including for the USEPA, Delaware, New York, and Massachusetts. Her areas of expertise also include the integration of biophysical and economic models for natural disaster risk assessments and water policy analyses, both in the U.S. and internationally. She has also worked with over 40 public entities in the western U.S. to monetize economic and natural resources damages due to wildfires.
She holds a B.S. in Natural Resource Economics from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and a M.S. in Agricultural and Applied Economics from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.