Kimberley Rain Miner
Kimberley Miner is a Research Fellow at the Center for Climate and Security, where she focuses on utilizing scenario planning for climate change preparedness. She works to be a knowledge broker between scientists and policy makers, developing robust models and communication tools that can be applied broadly. She is trained as a First Responder and has worked at the Office of Emergency Management in New York City, as well as Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia University. She holds a M.P.A. in Environmental Science and Policy from Columbia University, and received her B.A. in Environmental Science and Ecology from the University of California at Santa Cruz. She is currently pursuing her Ph.D. in Earth and Climate Sciences at the University of Maine Climate Change Institute, where she is researching the implications of legacy pollutants in glacial melt water.