Emelia Williams

Emelia (she/they) is the Policy and Research Associate at Open Environmental Data Project, first joining in 2020 as the Civic Voice Fellow to support the initiative through research and prototype design. She is passionate about learning the ways local knowledge and data can confront the climate crisis and multiple pollution emergencies, and how to build more equitable systems in the process. They were a Civic Science Fellow with the Rita Allen Foundation and hold a master’s degree in Law and Diplomacy from The Fletcher School at Tufts University, specializing in climate and natural resource policy.