speakerRobert Bonnie

Duke University

Robert Bonnie is a Rubenstein Fellow at Duke University, working on conservation and environmental issues in rural America. During the Obama Administration, Robert was Under Secretary for Natural Resources and Environment at USDA. Prior to joining USDA, Robert was vice president for land conservation at Environmental Defense Fund where he focused on developing incentives to reward stewardship on private lands. Robert has masters degrees in forestry and environmental management from Duke University's Nicholas School.