Region: Sacramento and Sierra
Jianelli grew up in San Jose, CA and graduated from the University of California, Davis in Environmental Policy and Management with a minor in Political Science. During her time at Davis, Jianelli was a Student Engagement Fellow for the UC-wide #MyLastTrash campaign to encourage zero waste in students’ daily lives. She also served a summer internship abroad at EARTH University in Costa Rica where she studied and practiced eco-friendly agriculture methods. As CivicSpark offers many projects in several areas she is interested in, Jianelli is excited to be part of a team that works towards a better, more sustainable future. She hopes to learn how to be innovative in environmental research and how to engage stakeholders in the community about our local environmental issues.