Britta joined CCAP in April 2016 as a Research Assistant. She supports CCAP’s United States Climate Policy Initiative (CPI) and Mitigation Action Implementation Network (MAIN) programs.
Prior to joining CCAP, Britta participated in NASA’s DEVELOP National Program where she led a team using satellite imagery to monitor and forecast land-cover and land-use change in Chalatenango, El Salvador. Additionally, Britta interned for the Inter-America Dialogue, where she worked with its Energy, Climate Change and Extractive Industries program, specifically focusing on Latin American energy policy, and Boston-based Earthwatch Institute where she supported the COO and strategic communications team.
Britta received her BA with honors in International Relations, magna cum laude, and minor in Spanish from Boston University where she specialized in Environment and Development and in Latin American Studies. Britta is originally from Los Angeles, CA.