Region: Bay Area – Climate
Project(s): City of Walnut Creek and City of Martinez – City of Walnut Creek and City of Martinez CAP Implementation
Born and raised in Romania, Izabela received her degrees in Geography and Urban and Regional Planning from Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida. She has a year and a half of experience through various internships working for local governments and nonprofits in Southern Florida and Atlanta, GA on issues related to land use planning, long term regional planning and smart growth. She is excited to have direct involvement in planning for climate change at the local level, eager to learn about the specific CaliforniaÍs environmental laws and policies and she is looking forward to connect to sustainability practitioners across the Bay Area region.