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Maria Fontes

Climate Justice Program Manager

Maria Claudia currently serves as the Climate Justice Policy Manager at Catalyst Miami. Within this role she is able to connect with community members throughout Miami-Dade County, engaging them in equitable climate policy at the local, state, and federal levels. Maria Claudia began her career as a place-based climate educator designing experiential courses for high school students. She later worked with educators and youth supporting the implementation of climate education in classrooms throughout the East Coast of the United States. Outside of work, Maria Claudia engages in activities that foster joy and nurture community.

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