Meet our Board

Georgia Pessoa

Executive Director
Humanize Institute
Brazil

Georgia Pessoa, THNK Class 13, is a lawyer by training with a Master’s Degree in Environmental Management. She is currently the Executive Director of The Humanize Institute, which has as its mission to support organisations that stimulate social equity and improve the quality of life on the planet, with a focus on Brazil.

Georgia has over 20 years of experience in the development arena, serving different organizations in various capacities, including the Brazil office of the Latin America Regional Climate Initiative (LARCI/iCS), the Moore Foundation, the Brazil Biodiversity Fund (Funbio), and World Wildlife Fund-Brazil (WWF-Brazil).