12 Mar Richard Diaz
Richard is joining the FoLAR team to assist with Communications and Partnerships. With a background in digital marketing and analytics, he is looking to use those skills to further FoLAR’s mission for an equitable, accessible, and ecologically sustainable LA River. He is a firm believer that green infrastructure and the principles of sustainability can be leveraged to ensure environmental justice and combat climate change in Los Angeles. While with FoLAR, Richard is concurrently studying as an MPP candidate at the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs and working as a Graduate Student Researcher at the Luskin Center for Innovation. He enjoys spending most of his free time outdoors, preferably hiking, skiing or surfing.