Carla Skandier - Co-Manager, Climate & Energy Program
Carla Skandier joined The Democracy Collaborative as a Research Associate with the Next System Project in October 2015 having completed a LLM (Master of Laws)’s degree in Energy from Vermont Law School in 2015. She has a background in international environmental law, climate change, renewable energy and sustainable development, particularly in developing countries as Brazil and China. During her time as a Global Energy Fellow at the Institute for Energy and the Environment, she worked with Vermont communities as they aimed to develop renewable energy projects to provide community self-sufficiency and economic development. Carla is delighted to be the first Brazilian to join the Democracy Collaborative staff. She looks forward to expanding the energy democracy movement across the world.