Lilli Garza

RAY Clean Energy Fellow

Lilli works as the RAY Clean Energy Fellow at MEEA. In this role, she spends time working in and contributing to each department at MEEA including the Policy team and the Buildings team. 

Before joining MEEA, Lilli interned with the Sierra Club and Latino Outdoors Seattle Chapters, working to advance public lands policy and to increase the accessibility of the outdoors for BIPOC. She also completed a summer internship with Harvard Law School’s Crimmigration Clinic where she ran their communications and conducted research for crimmigration cases.

Lilli earned a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Policy from Colby College in Waterville, Maine. Outside of work Lilli loves fighting for social justice, reading fiction novels, rock climbing, hiking and biking.

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