John R. Tauzel

Senior Director, Global Agriculture Methane, Environmental Defense Fund

John Tauzel facilitates EDF’s global work on the critical climate issue of agriculture methane. This work seeks to drive global ambition to address agricultural methane emissions, spur development of innovative solutions, and find pathways to support farmers in adopting new technologies and practices.

Bringing experience in environmental policy, agribusiness, entrepreneurship and livestock health to the role, John is passionate about helping farmers improve the economic and environmental sustainability of their farms to deliver global nutrition security. He believes strongly in the power of co-created solutions to fight climate change. John holds a BS in Animal Science and an MBA in Sustainability from Cornell University. He also mentors startups at Cornell and is involved in his family farm in Upstate NY.