2016-17 Fellows


Project(s): City of Berkeley – BESO Outreach and Assistance

Email: jstraus@civicspark.lgc.org

Fellow Bio:

Jacob Straus is a native New Yorker and recent graduate of UC Berkeley, where he studied Environmental Geopolitics and Comparative Literature. He has worked in grassroots conservation, publishing, and nonprofit administration, and he hopes to use this experience to improve the efficiency and equitability of the Bay Area and the world. Jacob is dedicated to long-term sustainability and hopes that his work with CivicSpark will help guide Berkeley towards a greener future.