Collaboration and Engagement Coordinator
Ana is a lifelong San Diegan whose mission is to contribute to a legacy that protects and empowers both people and the planet. With four years in the non-profit sector, Ana has been a key leader in the environmental education sector. She has created innovative and interdisciplinary curricula and programs that promotes civic engagement, climate science, and a deep understanding of the natural and cultural resources found within the San Diego region. Ana graduated from California State University, San Marcos, with her B.A. in Environmental Studies and minor in Anthropology. Because of her work on campus, Ana received the 2017 Tukwut Leadership Award as the Outstanding Social Advocate for inspiring change, promoting solidarity, and empowering others to make a difference. As the Collaboration and Engagement Coordinator for the Climate Science Alliance, Ana works collaboratively with diverse stakeholders to advance projects focused on climate change science and solutions. By emphasizing inclusivity and equity within her work, Ana aims to amplify community members’ voices and perspectives to develop innovative solutions in the face of a changing climate.