Emma Yudelevitch is a recent Occidental College graduate who majored in Urban and Environmental Policy. Her senior comprehensive thesis explored green gentrification in Los Angeles, specifically the relationship between the revitalization of green space and the impact it had on the surrounding community. While at Occidental, she was an events programmer on the Reusable Energy and Sustainability Fund, coordinating environmental justice events on campus. Before joining the Equity Research Institute team, Emma interned with the Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy (LAANE) and the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) 2015. She grew up in the San Fernando Valley and enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, and travelling.