Climate Leaders Coordinator, The Climate Reality Project
Itzel Morales is a biochemical engineer with a Master’s in Climate Change from Heriot-Watt University in Scotland. Due to her social commitment and work with the organizations Colectivo Ambiental Isla Verde and Climate Reality, the state government of Campeche awarded her with the Youth Prize in the Environmental Protection category.
She was granted the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship from the U.S. State Department, allowing her to conduct a professional residency at University of California, Davis. Today, she is the leader’s manager for the Climate Reality Project-Latin America, working with 1,300 leaders from across the region.