Environment New Mexico Research and Policy Center Staff

Christy Leavitt
Senior Director, Campaign to Defend Our Environment
(202) 683-1250 x313

Started on staff: 1995
B.A., cum laude, Occidental College

Christy directs Environment America’s efforts to defend our environmental protections from rollback or repeal. Her areas of expertise include conservation, bees, clean water, global warming and running field campaigns. Christy has authored reports on water pollution and enforcement. She has mobilized hundreds of chefs and restaurant owners to help conserve bees, small business owners to protect public lands, and doctors and nurses to act on climate. Christy lives in Washington, D.C., where she enjoys camping, running, traveling and chasing after her kids.