Alex is a second-year Master of Environmental Management candidate at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies. He studies toxics reduction and elimination, chemical and material innovation and cross-sector collaboration in supply chain governance as tools to enable the circular economy and address environmental justice. He previously served as the Logistics Vice Chair for NDEL 2016.
Helen is a third-year student at Yale Law School. Her hometown is Atlanta, Georgia, and she attended college at Vanderbilt University. Prior to beginning law school, she taught English in South Korea as a Fulbright Scholar. Her primary interest is in environmental justice.
Jessica Scott a second year Master of Environmental Management candidate at Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies. She researches climate change and security, with a focus on both geopolitical security and resilience. She is particularly interested in complexity and public policy. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Animal Behavior from Bucknell University.
Emily Wier is a second year Master of Environmental Management candidate at Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies. She researches urban climate mitigation and international climate finance mechanisms. At Yale, Emily has been a co-leader of the Climate Change Student Interest Group and was an intern in the Obama White House. She is a co-founder of the grassroots climate organization SanDiego350, and has an bachelor’s degree in biology from Tufts University.