Abigail C. Veitch
Abbie is in her third year at American University in Washington, D.C. where she is a double major in environmental studies and communications. She's passionate about conservation and equitable access to wilderness, environmental justice issues, and improving the way we communicate about climate change. At American, Abbie is the president and founder of a chapter of Engineers for a Sustainable World as well as the administrative and local news editor for the student newspaper. She’s interned in the communications department of several environmental non-profits including The Wilderness Society. She hopes to pursue a career in environmental policy.