"Kathleen Treseder is a proud mom of twins and is a long-term climate educator. Treseder is a professor of biology in the Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology at the University of California Irvine and is a co-founder of the grassroots organization OC Clean Power. In addition, she is a Howard A. Schneiderman Endowed Chair, passionate about climate justice.

Furthermore, Treseder is a social rights advocate, once leading a year-long charge to fire a UCI professor for sexual assault. Treseder utilized the UCI settlement to establishing the Treseder Randerson fund to provide resources for domestic abuse in Orange County."

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