Gabi (she/her) was born in what is now known as Washington state and has Mexican, European, and unknown heritage. She spent a year living in France and two semesters studying sustainability in Australia. In 2018, she graduated from Linfield University with a Bachelor of Science in environmental studies and minors in mathematics and biology. Although she’s mainly worked in habitat restoration, she loves learning new topics and is endlessly curious about the environmental and social justice fields. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her partner and cats, taking care of animals who don’t yet have homes, having philosophical discussions, attending concerts, watching reality tv, and camping.