Environment Maine Research and Policy Center Staff
Christy Leavitt is the Regional Director for Environment Maine. Prior to becoming Regional Director, Ms. Leavitt was Environment America's Field Director. In that role she ran field campaigns across the country campaigning for clean water, clean energy and other important environmental issues. She moved into that role after having been Environment America's Clean Water Advocate. In that role, she campaigned for stronger clean water and safe drinking water laws. Before joining the Environment America staff, Ms. Leavitt directed Free The Planet!, a national student environment organization, for four years. Between 1995 and 1999, she worked for CALPIRG, organizing college students at the University of California campuses around environmental, consumer and good government issues. Ms. Leavitt is a 1995 graduate of Occidental College.