Amanda’s passion for climate justice dates back to her childhood where climate protection was an everyday topic. Her family went solar and had an electric vehicle charged by the sun by 1990. She holds a BA in Urban and Community Development from Antioch University and a Masters of Art in Urban Sustainability. A newcomer to Sonoma County, she worked at Climate Resolve, and as the Senior Manager of Environmental Education at TreePeople in Los Angeles prior to joining the team here at The Climate Center.