Sativa is a Campus Engagement Manager, creating events and programming for students interested in climate, energy, and sustainability. Prior to EPIC, she worked to get youth invested in protecting Chicago’s ecosystems. As a student, her internships with NOAA, Shoal’s Marine Laboratory, and the Lincoln Park Zoo focused on getting her community involved with climate and the environment. In 2020, she was accepted into the Future Leaders Climate Summit held by the Aspen Institute. She earned both her B.A. and M.S. at the University of Chicago.