2019-20 Fellows

Shannon Pressler

Region: Central Coast

Project(s): Laying the Foundation – Implementing Priority Carbon Neutrality and Community Resilience Actions Email: spressler@civicspark.lgc.org Fellow Bio:

Shannon is from Kent, OH and graduated magna cum laude from Miami University with a BA in Environmental Earth Science and Sustainability. While in college, Shannon was the president of the university’s largest student-run sustainability organization, Green Oxford, sat as a student representative on the Miami University Sustainability Committee, and engaged in a semester-long, policy-focused study program in Washington D.C. Shannon is very passionate about environmental sustainability and, through her CivicSpark project working with the City of San Luis Obispo, is looking forward to exploring the intersection of climate science, environmental justice, governance, and policy.