WHO WE ARE
Melissa Ivy, Intern, 350 WA Civic Action Team, Communications
Melissa became interested in environmental activism after attending climate justice events and experiencing extreme weather that was influenced by climate change while living in Iowa. She moved to Seattle in the Fall of 2021, to start graduate school at the University of Washington.
Melissa is completing her practicum placement with the 350 WA Civic Action Team to earn her master’s degree at the UW’s School of Social Work. Melissa has been involved with tracking bills, helping kickoff 350 WA CAT’s social media, working on youth engagement, and helping with lobbying meetings.