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Molly Wallace

Managing Director, Global Science

Seattle, Washington

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Molly Wallace Managing Director for The Nature Conservancy’s Global Science Team. © Courtesy Molly Wallace

Areas of Expertise

Public Policy, Strategy & Science Alignment

Scheduling Contact

Tamiko Graves


Molly Wallace is the Managing Director for the Conservancy’s Global Science Team, responsible for ensuring strong strategy and science alignment for global and regional priority teams, and support for the over 300 scientists across the organization. Molly brings a passion for leveraging science towards critical policy decisions, as well as a background in public health. In her 14 years with the Conservancy, she has had the good fortune to lead science and conservation programs in Washington, Alaska, British Columbia and Western Australia. Molly also led the organizational design process for establishing a Canadian entity, and conducted market and strategic analysis to launch the Conservancy’s India program. She received a dual Masters in Public Policy and Conservation Biology from the University of Maryland, College Park. Molly is based in Seattle, Washington.

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