Julia is a Policy Coordinator, based out of the Sacramento office. She works with state-level allies and partners on policy advocacy to ensure participatory and equitable policies and processes for California’s most vulnerable communities. Julia received a B.A. in Anthropology from Haverford College and a Master’s in International Agricultural Development from UC Davis, with a focus on gender and social equity in participatory water management. Julia was born in Athens, Greece and has worked in various regions of the U.S. and internationally on environmental and food justice through community engagement, advocacy, and research.