Eleanor advances policies and campaigns to reduce climate pollution in an equitable way. Prior to joining WEC in 2019, Eleanor was awarded a climate policy fellowship from Wellesley College and spent time in Norway, Germany, and Morocco investigating efforts to promote renewables and limit carbon emissions. From 2009 to 2017, Eleanor served in the U.S. House and Senate, including four years as Legislative Director for Representative Diana DeGette of Denver. Eleanor lives in Seattle with her partner Allison and their puppy Bruce. She enjoys playing soccer, going to shows, and reading the Sunday paper.