Adenike Adeyeye began at Earthjustice in 2012 as a Research & Policy Analyst, and is now the Senior Research & Policy Analyst / Advocacy Representative. She analyzes technical data and policy to support litigation and administrative advocacy focused on air quality, clean energy, and environmental health. She also serves on the Steering Committee of the Central Valley Air Quality Coalition, where she tracks policy developments in the San Joaquin Valley air basin and communicates those developments to the Coalition’s broader membership.
Prior to joining the California regional office's San Francisco location, Adenike worked as a community forester at the Urban Resources Initiative in New Haven, CT, and as a research associate at the Environmental Law Institute. She holds a bachelor’s degree in environmental studies from Yale University and a master’s degree in environmental management from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies.
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