Congratulations to the 2020 Climate Adaptation Leaders!

The Climate Science Alliance is proud to announce the recipients of the 2020 Climate Adaptation Leadership Awards. Recipients were selected for their commitment to working collaboratively and their innovative approaches to advancing climate resilient solutions. Check our 2020 Climate Adaptation Leaders here!



The Climate Science Alliance is proud to announce the recipients of the 2020 Climate Adaptation Leadership Awards. Recipients were selected for their commitment to working collaboratively and their innovative approaches to advancing climate resilient solutions.


“Today we recognize individuals who are working collaboratively through the Climate Science Alliance to develop and use innovative methods to safeguard the region’s natural resources and people. Their leadership is a source of inspiration and a reflection of the commitment of our community to building a resilient future.”

- Dr. Amber Pairis, Climate Science Alliance Director


 

Ana Lutz-Johnson

Climate Kids - Educator

San Dieguito River Valley Conservancy

Ana has been a strong proponent for integrating climate science into the educational programs at the San Dieguito River Valley Conservancy. For the past two years, she has worked with the Alliance to develop programs including a Watershed Explorers and Pollinators Paradise. Her dedication to educating our youth and bringing them into the climate conversation has been critical in supporting and expanding climate education efforts in our region.




Andrew James Pittman and Lisset Valencia-Pittman

Climate Science Alliance Storytellers

Condor Visual Media

Andrew and Lisset have collaborated with the Alliance on several prominent events this year, including the 2019 Southwestern Tribal Climate Change Summit, to help connect the community to climate messages through digital storytelling. Their commitment to sharing the stories that connect us is nothing short of inspiring. Their newest piece, entitled “Climate Hope,” is a start to their ongoing conversation that sheds light on the impact of climate change to Tribal communities in the Southwest and beyond.