Program Administrator, GrizzlyCorps
Stephanie Sun is the Program Administrator for GrizzlyCorps, a new AmeriCorps program at the Center for Law, Energy & the Environment (CLEE). GrizzlyCorps sends recent graduates to communities across California to create local solutions that address climate change and other urgent environmental issues.
Besides her work with CLEE, Stephanie also interns for the 1990 Institute, a non-profit that aims to inform students and teachers about Asian American issues and US-China relations. Passionate about serving diverse and marginalized communities, Stephanie has gained extensive experience in community organizing and working with youth to break down barriers to access to higher education. She previously served as a fellow in another AmeriCorps program, JusticeCorps, where she was able to provide legal services for community members in Contra Costa county. Stephanie graduated from UC Berkeley with a double-major in Political Science and Media Studies. During her time at UC Berkeley, Stephanie also spent time working for the Human Resources Department and the Berkeley Center for Law & Technology.