Environment Maryland Research and Policy Center Staff

Christy Leavitt
Acting Director, Campaign to Defend Our Environment
(202) 683-1250 ext. 313

Christy Leavitt is the Acting Director of the Campaign To Defend Our Environment for Environment America. Prior to this role, Ms. Leavitt was 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.