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Neena Mohan

Project Associate

Neena Mohan is a Project Associate at Farallon Strategies, and brings a background in environmental justice, climate and energy policy, and climate adaptation in their support of the Bay Climate Adaptation Network and other programs and projects. Neena's experience includes serving as the Climate Justice Program Manager and Climate and Air Campaign Manager at the California Environmental Justice Alliance (CEJA), where they worked on fossil fuel phase-out, transportation justice, air quality improvement, and Just Transition issues alongside environmental justice communities.

Neena served on the AB 32 Environmental Justice Advisory Committee (EJAC) to the California Air Resources Board (CARB) and on the California Energy Commission’s (CEC) Clean Transportation Advisory Committee. As an undergraduate student, Neena had the opportunity to work with Earthjustice and National Parks Conservation Association to uplift diverse voices and share critical environmental narratives.

Neena gained exposure to the world of state policy as a Summer Associate on the Environmental Equity team at the Greenlining Institute, and was also a Fellow at Alameda County’s Office of Sustainability, where they worked on climate adaptation, resilience, and equity issues in local government. Neena is a graduate of Justice Outside's Outdoor Educators Institute and of Critical Ecology Lab's Liberation Ecology Field Course. Neena holds Bachelors of Science degrees from UC Berkeley in Environmental Sciences and in Conservation & Resources Studies, as well as a minor in LGBT Studies.