Today, we’re excited to share reflections Li Platz on her experiences interning with Ten Strands, as well as how she hopes her work will have a true impact on their communities and other aspiring young climate leaders.
Li Platz is a senior at Williams College, majoring in environmental studies. Li is passionate about science communications, expanding equitable access to the outdoors, and climate education. She enjoys creative nonfiction storytelling and believes in the power of narrative to spur people to action. Her writing and photographs for the Nature Conservancy in New Hampshire have been circulated nationally. Li is inspired daily by the beauty of the Berkshires and the wild landscapes of her home state, Wyoming. Outside of school and work, Li spends her time hiking, biking, drawing, and cooking meals with friends.