Monica Patel

Project Manager

Monica has been working in strategic communications, online & social media campaigning, and fundraising for more than a decade. After earning a law degree from Lewis & Clark, she become an advocate for environmental health and justice, gravitating towards e-advocacy, and then spent 7 years as a climate organizer and creative director. During those years, she mobilized health professionals to speak out against new coal plant proposals, developed and maintained the market-based campaign site HealthyStuff.org, and organized community members to take action on climate change. She has organized everything from green home bike tours and garden challenges to brand and website redesigns.

Education
JD - Lewis & Clark Law School, BA in Economics - University of Michigan
Superpowers
Super listener, able to pick up on intended message, subtext, body language, and alternate reality meaning all at once
Past Employers
Ecology Center
Zombie Apocalypse Survival Timeline
3 months*
Pets
2
Weapon
Legalese decoder, checklists
Skills
Environmental health and justice advocacy, online activism and organizing
Last Known Location
Ann Arbor, Michigan