Region: Greater Los Angeles
Project(s): Messaging Climate Change and Public Health
By co-leading a health communications project as a CivicSpark Fellow, Michael Jimenez has deepened his understanding of local government’s role to promote health, safety, and resilience amid climate change’s most severe impacts. He is eager to continue working on stakeholder engagement and health equity projects for LA County in his second year of service. Michael holds a BA in Urban & Environmental Policy and Spanish Studies from Occidental College.