Madeleine J. Pelchat
Madeleine is pursuing a bachelor's in chemical engineering concurrently with a master's in environmental engineering at Drexel University. She is President of Drexel's Sierra Club and a founder of Drexel's Sustainability Coalition, which organizes monthly climate rallies calling for action on campus. Madeleine is currently developing a local community's climate action plan through the Pennsylvania Local Government Climate Action Assistance Program. Her master's thesis expands on this project, analyzing climate mitigation software's applicability to a smaller community's climate goals. Madeleine is passionate about assisting others in the fight against climate change and plans to pursue this passion in her future career.