The head of the United Nations has a message for the rest of the world: act on climate change now or pay the price for years to come. In the midst of fires, drought, and extreme heat, we hardly need another report to tell us that the climate crisis poses a grave threat to California’s […]
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About Jerilyn Mendoza
Jerilyn López Mendoza, J.D., is the Los Angeles Regional Organizer with The Climate Center. She previously served as Vice President of the Los Angeles Harbor Commission and as a Commissioner on the Los Angeles Board of Public Works.
Entries by Jerilyn Mendoza
I’m thrilled and excited to have started work for The Climate Center as our first Los Angeles Regional Organizer. Although I’ve studied and trained as a lawyer, I’ve worked on environmental policy-related initiatives for over 20 years and I believe I bring an innovative and collaborative energy to my work at The Climate Center. During […]