Region: Central Coast – Climate
Project(s): County of San Luis Obispo Energy Watch Partnership – Energy Efficiency and Climate Initiatives
Maddy Montague graduated from UC Santa Barbara in 2017 with a dual degree in Environmental Studies and Political Science. Raised in coastal Southern California, she has always been captivated by the power and beauty of the ocean. She has worked with both the Surfrider Foundation and Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society, and hopes to continue working to protect our ocean and beach environments. As a Fellow, Maddy is excited for the opportunity to incorporate climate resiliency into local planning. She intends to pursue a career in international environmental law, focusing on the impacts of foreign development and sea level rise.