Amber is a second year law student at Washington University School of Law, aiming at a career in environmental law. She is particularly interested in environmental justice issues and decreasing the nation’s reliance on coal. During her studies at the UW – Madison, Amber received a certificate in environmental studies, concentrating on conservation and mapping the effects of climate change. She hopes to use this knowledge to further the Office of Sustainability’s mission both on campus, and throughout the St. Louis community. Having grown up in central Wisconsin, Amber greatly enjoys surrounding herself with nature through hiking, kayaking, and other outdoor activities. She hopes to maintain the integrity of nature through sustainability efforts personally, and advocating for community-wide changes to keep the Earth clean.