Karen is studying environmental economics and policy at UC Berkeley Class of 2023. She strives to make her community healthier and safer for all through activism, education, and youth empowerment. Karen understands that youth will play a pivotal role in our future, specifically as it pertains to the environment, and hopes to ensure they are provided the tools to make positive change.
In addition to the work Karen does at Greenbelt Alliance, she also serves on Sustainable Contra Costa’s Board of Directors. Her interests include environmental justice, renewable energy, and environmental data analysis. In her free time, Karen enjoys going on hikes with her dog Comet, trying new foods, and baking!