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Lacey Raak

California State University
Sustainability Director

Throughout her career, Lacey has worked in the field of sustainability and environmental policy. First, as a U.S. Department of State Intern on international sustainable development in Washington, D. C., and later in Indonesia, where she was a Fulbright Scholar researching regional implementation of the National Sustainable Development Strategy.

Following her work at the City of Monterey, where she helped to develop the city’s first Climate Action Plan, Lacey started her career in higher education. She served as the University of California at Santa Cruz’s first Climate Action Manager and later became the Director of Sustainability for the campus. In 2016, Lacey continued her career becoming the first Sustainability Director at California State University, Monterey Bay. She also currently serves as Chair of the City of Seaside Environmental Commission. 

Lacey holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Minnesota, where she majored in Global Studies with a minor in Journalism and Mass Communication, and a Master of Arts from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies in International Environmental Policy.