Fiona Gain

  • Science Associate/CCL Regional Fellow
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Jan 18, 2021
Full time role, Paid fellowship, Internship

Work Experience

Research and Course Contributor
Aug 2018 - ACE Classes

- Research information for presentations for Florida Bar Association Members, FL Guardianship Office, and others

- Created state approved coursework for court-mandated classes involving legal material, medical and project data

Outreach Intern
Aug 2018 - May 2020 University of Florida Office of Sustainability

- Led a team of fellow interns to plan the University's Earth Week, including the first Green Summit, where environmental student organization and the Office discussed common goals for sustainability on campus

- Coordinated Recycling Volunteer Program to reduce campus waste by leading groups of up to 15 volunteers and coordinating shift schedules

Science Associate Teacher
Sep 2020 - The Dalton School

- Collaborated with head teacher in freeform classes grades K-3, both online and in-person
- Introduced anti-racist and climate justice curriculum in water and energy-based curriculum

Regional Fellow
Sep 2020 - Citizens Climate Lobby

- Coordinated university campus leaders of CCL chapters in Florida, Georgia, and Alabama
- Created executive summaries, policy overviews, and collaborated with Regional Directors

Law Intern
Jun 2019 - Aug 2019 Robert N. Hartsell, P.A

- Worked with a team of attorneys on a variety of environmental, land use, and animal law cases
- Independently and collaboratively created documents to be used in official court proceedings

Environmental Education Intern
Jun 2018 - Aug 2018 Department of Parks and Recreation

- Educated children and citizens on environmental activism and general environmental science
- Collaborated on teaching programs focused on promoting environmental awareness to the public


Master of Science in Energy Policy and Climate - Energy Policy and Climate
Sep 2020 - May 2022 Johns Hopkins University
Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Science - Environmental Science
Aug 2016 - May 2020 University of Florida

Experience Level

1-2 years

Sectors of expertise

Education, Energy, Advocacy or Policy, Climate Adaptation, Climate Science, Science (Other)

Sectors of Interest

Buildings & Cities, Research & Education, Energy, Land Use, Advocacy or Policy, Transportation, Atmosphere, Carbon Accounting & Offsetting, Climate Adaptation, Climate Finance, Communication & Media, Pollution & Waste Reduction, Philanthropy, Climate Science, Science (Other), Community & Movement Building

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