2019-20 Fellows

Vanessa Shin

Region: Bay Area

Project(s): CAP Community Outreach and Energy Data Management Email: vshin@civicspark.lgc.org Fellow Bio:

Originally from Honolulu, HI, Vanessa graduated from Santa Clara University. She is grateful for her past opportunities to explore sustainability and environmental justice in various communities through volunteering in India, leading an immersion trip to Appalachia, and engaging in community-based participatory action research. Working in the City of Cupertino, she hopes to develop a better understanding of the behind-the-scenes work of implementing climate action and sustainability planning in local governments. Vanessa looks forward to joining and growing with the CivicSpark community