Director of Special Projects and Partnerships (she/her)

Leading Climate Generation: A Will Steger Legacy’s special programming with a focus on collaborative partnerships, Jothsna is skilled at building community and capacity by connecting people together through the power of storytelling. Her work includes innovative programming designed to empower climate champions, connecting the head and the heart, by centering humanity in climate change, including the award-winning Climate Conversation series in partnership with Three Rivers Park District, the Talk Climate Institute, 2017-18 Youth Convening Minnesota, and 2014-16 Climate Minnesota project. Jothsna is the co-editor of Eyewitness: Minnesota Voices on Climate Change – a collection of stories, poetry, and art from Minnesotans on their experiences of climate change. Jothsna holds dual BA’s in Environmental Studies and Political Science from the University of Saint Thomas.

Contact: jothsna [at] climategen [dot] org