Alex Pogrebniak is an undergraduate senior at Duke University, majoring in Public Policy with minors in Economics and Environmental Science and Policy. He is interested in the intersection of policy and economic tools to create a more sustainable future. He is excited to join the research team working on the Mesopredator & Tropicalization Synthesis studies. Alex hopes to pursue a career in policy consulting, focusing on bringing sustainable practices to the private sector. In his free time, Alex enjoys volunteering with the elderly and singing in his a cappella group.