Senior Program Associate
Climate and Land Use Alliance
Johanna joined the Climate and Land Use Alliance in 2012 and currently serves as Senior Program Associate. Prior to joining the CLUA team, she spent two years coordinating clinical research at UCSF, studying the effects of meditation on blood pressure, and Ayurveda on improving quality of life in breast cancer survivors. Previously, she helped conduct a variety of ecological entomology research, including projects at Oberlin College, Cornell University, and Harvard Forest. She additionally spent a semester studying wildlife management and land use conﬂict in the Kwakuchinja wildlife corridor in Tanzania. Johanna concurrently served on the Student Conservation Association’s Alumni Council from 2011 to 2015, an organization with which she has worked in a variety of capacities since 2002.
Johanna holds a B.A. in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Dance from Oberlin College.