Maggie Yao is an Analyst who provides analytical and market research support throughout client engagements. Prior to CFR, she worked on projects including U.S. electricity market consulting, community solar analyses, mapping deforestation in the DRC, and remote sensing and spatial analyses for China’s transportation sector. She holds dual master’s degrees in Environmental Management from Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies and International Economics from Johns Hopkins SAIS. She is fluent is both English and Mandarin.
Maggie enjoys yoga, barre, and hip-hop dance during her free time.