Senior Project Manager
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Kristen Wraith is a Senior Project Manager overseeing CivicSpark™, a Governor’s Initiative AmeriCorps program dedicated to building capacity for local governments to address climate change and water resource management issues. Each year, CivicSpark™ recruits 70 Fellows—50 Climate Fellows, and 20 Water Fellows—who contribute nearly 100,000 hours of service to help California communities respond to climate change and water management needs. Kristen has been with LGC since 2015.
Prior to joining LGC, Kristen worked on policy advocacy related to water, energy, and workforce development for the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC). While at the SFPUC, she also managed the implementation of San Francisco’s city-wide Bottled Water Ban Ordinance. In the past, Kristen worked in outdoor education both in the United States and abroad. In her free time, she serves on the Advisory Board of her local community garden and enjoys hiking and backpacking. Kristen holds a B.A. in Environmental Science and Public Policy from Harvard University.