What legislation and actions is the current administration using to harm the environment? What are states and NGO’s doing to step up? Find out solutions, ask questions, and learn more as Karla Raettig speaks about climate change policy in the U.S. and answers your questions and concerns.
- Intro to the Conservation Movement organizations and Maryland LCV and Maryland LCV Education Fund
- Increasing importance of state policy in the current political climate
- Upcoming issues of importance
- Ways to get involved.
About our Speaker
Karla Raettig is the Executive Director of the Maryland League of Conservation Voters and Maryland League of Conservation Voters Education Fund. Before joining Maryland LCV in 2011, Karla directed the National Wildlife Federation’s Mississippi River Delta Restoration program. Karla also has worked as a Senior Attorney at the Environmental Integrity Project in Washington, D.C., Deputy Director at the Tulane Environmental Law Clinic in New Orleans, LA, and an Associate Attorney with the Seattle office of Earthjustice. Karla has an LL.M in environmental and natural resources law from Tulane University Law School, a J.D from Lewis and Clark Law School, and a B.A. from The Evergreen State College.