Justin Catanoso

/Justin Catanoso

Justin Catanoso

Associate Director of Outreach and Education

Justin Catanoso has worked for CINCIA as a communications specialist since its founding. He has conducted workshops in Puerto Maldonado with local journalists to encourage science writing and has worked individually with CINCIA group leaders on their ability to clearly communicate their research to audiences both technical and general. He has also helped them improve internal communications within the organization.
Catanoso is a professor of journalism at Wake Forest University, where he teaches undergraduates in a variety of courses involving reporting and editing. A working journalist with decades of experience, he now focuses on covering climate change, climate policy and environmental protection internationally for Mongabay.com. He has covered the last six United Nations climate summits, starting with Lima in 2014.