Theresa Rodriguez-Moodie always had a passion for the environment. She developed this love even further after a BSc in Geography and went on to do a PhD in Geography at the University of the West Indies, Mona Campus. She has over 10 years of experience as an environmental management specialist and project manager. Theresa currently works at Environmental Solutions Limited where she is the Manager for the Environmental Management Services Unit and a Director of the company.
She has worked as an Environmental Specialist and Climate Change Vulnerability Specialist on projects both locally and regionally. She has been project manager for several types of projects in Jamaica and the Caribbean region. Theresa has conducted extensive research and written methods for climate vulnerability assessments and resource assessments. Additionally, she has conducted strategic assessments, climate change, legal and institutional reviews and has significant expertise in conducting assessments for environmental permit/licence applications and processes, and in reviewing and preparing policies. Theresa has considerable experience working on projects for and funded by the multilateral agencies such as the World Bank Group and the Inter-American Development Bank and as such has extensive knowledge of IFC and IDB environmental and social safeguards and policies.