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Emma Yip

Emma graduated from UC Berkeley in 2016, just a month after the election.  While there, she worked at the Center for Environmental Health in Oakland and participated in several student movements.  She once walked across Spain (along the entirety of El Camino de Santiago), and enjoys tinkering with bicycles. Emma was a 2017 Humanity in Action Fellow in Copenhagen, and a 2018 Senior Fellow in Detroit.


Elena Ricciardi

Elena graduated from UC Berkeley in 2017 where she studied historical and contemporary land relations, theories of social change, and sustainable agriculture. While at Berkeley, she spent time in the surrounding community as a reading tutor at Jefferson Elementary school and as a DJ and News Producer at KALX, UC Berkeley’s radio station. When not tending to her small garden Elena enjoys linoleum block printing and bike riding.


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