Schneider Fellow, Midwest Region, Climate & Clean Energy Program
Valeria Rincon focuses on a variety of climate and clean energy issues in the Midwest, including equitable building decarbonization and gas transition. Prior to joining NRDC, Rincon was a Stanford Haas Center climate justice fellow at Climate Resilient Communities and Stanford's Future Bay Initiative, where she helped build and assess climate resilience among low-income communities in the Bay Area. She holds a bachelor's in political science and a master's in sustainability science and practice from Stanford University. She is based in NRDC’s Chicago office.