Ana Isabel Baptista
|Your Zip Code
72 5th Ave, NY, NY
Tishman Environment & Design Center, The New School University
|Area of Focus
environmental justice & cumulative impacts policies; land use planning and zoning policies; zero waste and anti-incineration; climate justice policies
Ana is an Associate Professor in the Environmental Policy and Sustainability Management program at The New School University. She is also the Co-Director of the Tishman Environment and Design Center at The New School where she leads collaborative environmental justice and climate justice research and a national Environmental Justice Movement Fellowship program. She was previously the Director of Environmental Justice for the Ironbound Community Corporation in her hometown of Newark, NJ. Ana’s practice is focused on community-based participatory research. She works directly with environmental justice organizations on a variety of issues including cumulative impacts policies, climate justice and zero waste. Ana serves on the New York City Panel on Climate Change, and is a Trustee for the New Jersey Environmental Justice Alliance, Ironbound Community Corporation, GAIA and the Victoria Foundation.