Liza Baskir is an Environmental Planner with FirstCarbons Solutions specializing in CEQA and the environmental review process. Prior to FirstCarbon, she was a New Sector AmeriCorps RISE Fellow serving as the project manager for SPUR in Oakland. In her role, she oversaw outreach, program coordination, and SPUR’s Young Urbanists. Before SPUR, she worked as a Canvass Director and Campus Organizer for CALPIRG and Environment California. She is most interested in understanding how best to implement public policy through the environmental review process and engagement of key community groups.