Gabriela is a Project Coordinator for the Local Government Commission’s Climate & Energy team. The projects and programs she helps coordinate are the Local Government Sustainable Energy Coalition (LGSEC), California Climate & Energy Collaborative (CCEC), and CEC Empower Procurement. She graduated from Griffith University (Australia) with a BS in Marine Ecology, and completed her MS at the University of San Diego in Environmental and Ocean Sciences. When she is not working, she enjoys reading, rock climbing and surfing. On a day off, you will find her doing a backpacking trip or a long hike.