Warner Chabot

Executive Director
San Francisco Estuary Institute

SFEI is an independent science research institute and non-profit environmental consulting firm serving local and regional resource managers and policy makers throughout California.  Most of SFEI’s work is focused in the San Francisco Bay and Delta region.  SFEI provides independent science and science-base tools to public, private and non-profit partners.  SFEI helps partners to assess and improve the health of the San Francisco Bay and Delta waters, wetland and urban and rural watersheds.

Warner brings over 30 years of executive experience in the private, public and non-profit sector, focused on science-based, environmental planning and policy issues. Warner has specialized in California coastal, ocean, water, land use and energy issues at the local state and federal level. Between managing his own environmental consulting firm Warner also served as the CEO of the California League of Conservation Voters. Prior to that, Warner was a Vice President of Ocean Conservancy, a national ocean policy organization.