Region: Central Coast
Project(s): Ventura County Climate Action Plan and General Plan Update
Lynn Socha is passionate about sustainability, tackling climate change, being outdoors, and travelling. Originally from Saint Louis, Missouri, she graduated from the University of Colorado Denver with a B.A. in Geography and Environmental Sciences and a GIS Certificate. For her final semester, Lynn embarked on a voyage to 13 countries around the world with the Semester at Sea study abroad program. She is excited to begin her next adventure as a CivicSpark AmeriCorps Climate Fellow, which she believes will jumpstart her career by enhancing pertinent skills in environmental communication and outreach, project planning and implementation, and public policy as well as enabling her to make a positive impact on the world by helping local communities in need. Lynn’s career will be dedicated to developing and implementing sustainability initiatives focused on climate change resilience, adaptation, and mitigation.