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James Slezak, Director of Strategy, New York Times

"Liana is one of the most inspiring and talented people I've had the pleasure of working with. She turns chaos into order, finds common ground among complex webs of stakeholders, and builds and manages highly effective teams that make sure the right stuff gets done at the right time, maximizing impact. In particular, the work she led on climate change in Australia had enormous impact on the response by the government and social sector in that country, turning a mess of disconnected sector-specific research and speculation into a synthesized, actionable road-map that can still be found on the walls of lawmakers in the nation's capital, 5 years later."