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EXPERIENCE

San Francisco Department of the Environment  San Francisco, CA

Climate Team                                         May 2011 – present

• Design graphics and visualizations for City’s Climate Action Plan, illustrating the City’s history of carbon emissions and its policy goals

• Create materials for Climate presentations and outreach

Calthorpe Associates Berkeley, CA

GIS Support                                         November 2010- February 2011

•Organize and refine geographic information systems data by region for model calibration for a statewide scenario development project, investigating infrastructure investments, energy and land use

• Create models and methodologies for future scenario development in California

New York Department of City Planning New York, NY

Project Management Intern      October 2008 – June 2010

• Reviewed and prepared local neighborhood land use plans and environmental impact statements pursuant to the City Environmental Quality Review Process (CEQR)

• Identified and analyzed areas of investment in the City’s waterfront and made recommendations for the revision of New York City’s Comprehensive Waterfront Plan

•Coordinated communications, tasks, and deadlines for large scale projects between consultants and staff

• Conducted research on building energy and water issues as part of PlanNYC Sustainability Plan

Association of Bay Area Governments Oakland, CA

Planning Intern                                   Summer 2009

• Gathered information, mapped, and assessed existing conditions of Priority Development Areas related to California Senate Bill 375 and the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions

• Examined San Francisco Bay Area cities’ Urban Water Management plans, comparing the projected population growth to the projected water supply and demand of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

San Francisco Ethics Commission San Francisco, CA

Campaign Finance Officer               June 2004 – August 2008

• Conducted workshops for campaigns, public officials, and the public on campaign finance laws

• Evaluated and implemented campaign consultant and lobbyist programs

• Contributed to ethics and campaign finance legislation

• Presented reports and staff updates at Commission meetings

EDUCATION

Columbia University

Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation New York, NY

Master of Science in Urban Planning  May 2010

San Francisco State University San Francisco, CA

Master of Public Administration

University of California, Irvine Irvine, CA

International Studies B.A., Minor in Sociology

LEADERSHIP ACTIVITIES

Coro Community Fellow and Volunteer January 2006 – present

UC Irvine Alumni Association Board Member June 2006 – August 2008

Credentials

LEED Green Associate, USGBC