Kira began working with Climate Generation in 2017 as a MN GreenCorps member before transitioning into her current role as Youth Programs Specialist. Her work focuses on supporting youth leaders in the climate movement, specifically working with Youth Environmental Activists of MN (YEA! MN) and Youth Convening Minnesota. Kira grew up in Boston, MA and graduated from Macalester College in St. Paul, MN with a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Studies. She is passionate about climate justice and fostering young voices in this movement and has previously worked with organizations like Mississippi Park Connection and Minneapolis Parks and Recreation. In her free time, Kira enjoys playing ultimate frisbee, exploring new hiking spots around Minnesota, and spending time around the many lakes.