As a child growing up in San Jose, California, she wondered why her neighborhood was being sprayed with pesticides. The more questions she asked, the more she found herself drawn to environmental justice and community advocacy. Now, she is working to make sure that one of the biggest cities in the US is centering the most impacted communities in its climate change response.
How Marta Segura Became LA’s First Chief Heat Officer & Climate Emergency Mobilization Director
by Momentum | May 19, 2023 | Reflections