Alyssa Attonito

Climate Programs Intern

Alyssa Attonito is a Climate Programs Intern at Second Nature. She is a rising junior at Tufts University studying Chemical Engineering and receiving a minor in Sociology. She is passionate about climate justice and the intersectionality of environmental issues with other social inequities.

Alyssa does most of her climate organizing on campus with the Tufts Climate Action group. The coalition is working with the Tufts administration to improve Tufts’ commitment to carbon neutrality and to divest the university from fossil fuels. Other activities Alyssa is involved in on campus include the Tufts Women’s Entrepreneurship organization and the club volleyball and frisbee teams.