Kiri is currently pursuing a B.A. in International Relations with a minor in Sustainability at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver. With a fervent passion for effecting change at the nexus of diplomacy and environmental stewardship, she brings a diverse academic background and an understanding of global dynamics impacting environmental issues.
Kiri’s journey into environmental policy began with roles at Congressman Ed Perlmutter’s District Office and Conservation Colorado, where she honed skills in legislative analysis, community outreach, and advocacy. Her tenure at Earthjustice as a Policy & Legislation Intern was centered around research on clean energy and sustainable legislation. Combined with experiences at The Wilderness Society and New Era Colorado, Kiri possesses a robust skill set in community organizing and digital advocacy. She is excited to assist the National Caucus of Environmental Legislators in contributing to sound policy as a Communications Intern.