2019-2020 Analysts

Anam Mehta POM'21, Manager

Anam Mehta POM'21, Manager

About Anam
Anam Mehta is a junior at Pomona College from Loudonville, New York. He is interested in Environmental Analysis and Philosophy. His hobbies include reading, squash, ultimate frisbee, podcasts, trivia, and long walks. On campus, he is also part of the CHERP organization and the squash club. He also enjoys speaking imperfect French and taking care of his bamboo plant. He’s a filmmaker for on campus organizations like Bluebird NK. He can often be found ordering too many soy mochas at cafes around Claremont.
Becky Chung CMC'20, Manager

Becky Chung CMC'20, Manager

About Becky
Becky Chung is a senior at CMC. In her free time, she spends likes to bake and spend time with her cat, Hobbes.
Lia Harel CMC'23, Analyst

Lia Harel CMC'23, Analyst

About Lia
Lia Harel is a freshman at Claremont McKenna College majoring in Environment, Economics, and Politics with an Ethics sequence. Lia is a policy lead in the Sunrise Movement Claremont Colleges Hub and is passionate about climate justice issues. In her free time, Lia enjoys road cycling, bouldering, watching movies, and making ceramic sculptures.
John Church CMC'21, Manager

John Church CMC'21, Manager

About John
John Church is a sophomore from Phoenix, AZ majoring in Philosophy and Computer Science at Claremont Mckenna. In addition to working on the PR and Content management team at the REC, John runs the 400 and 800 for the CMS Track team, is a part of the CMC Model UN team, an OI leader, and does graphic design for the Claremont Radius. John’s other interests include hiking, ultimate frisbee, and Arabic.
Max Fine CMC'21, Analyst

Max Fine CMC'21, Analyst

About Max
Max is an undecided sophomore at CMC from Napa, California. His hobbies include a variety of activities, ranging from directing to robotics. He enjoys watching action movies and hiking.
Gage Hornung CMC'21, Analyst

Gage Hornung CMC'21, Analyst

About Gage
Gage Hornung was born in Boulder, Colorado and is currently a Junior at CMC. He is majoring in Environment, Economics and Politics with a data science sequence. In his free time Gage enjoys running, spike ball, climbing mountains, skiing in the mountains, and doing anything that involves the mountains.
Maya Ghosh CMC’22, Analyst

Maya Ghosh CMC’22, Analyst

About Maya
Maya hails from Dallas, Texas, and is hoping to major in Environment, Economics, and Politics. She developed a passion for environmental policy due to working for her high school’s environmental group and doing environmental outreach work. At CMC she also works for the Rose Institute, Mock Trial, and the Athenaeum’s kitchen staff. In her spare time she enjoys running, backpacking, road-tripping and watching football.
Sam Horowitz PIT'20, Analyst

Sam Horowitz PIT'20, Analyst

About Sam
Sam is a Junior at Pitzer College majoring Environmental Policy. He is specifically interested in climate change mitigation and resilience strategies. Originally from Brooklyn, New York, he is a member of Pitzer’s Judicial Council and currently leads the Democrats of the Claremont Colleges. In his (rare) free time, he enjoys playing sports and eating pasta.
Chase Mendell CMC'22, Analyst

Chase Mendell CMC'22, Analyst

About Chase
Chase is a sophomore from Philadelphia hoping to major in Environment, Economics and Politics at Claremont McKenna College. In his free time, he enjoys surfing, camping and hiking.
Chase Mendell CMC'22, Analyst

Chase Mendell CMC'22, Analyst

About Cade
Cade Moffatt is a sophomore majoring in Economics with a sequence in Finance from South Pasadena, CA. He plays defensive back for the CMS football team and in his free time he enjoys skiing, snorkeling, and watching the office.
Benjamin Jin CMC'21, Analyst

Benjamin Jin CMC'21, Analyst

About Ben
Ben is a Sophomore at CMC studying in the 3-2 Economics Engineering program. He was introduced to environmental science in a Global Ecology magnet program at Poolesville High School where he traveled across Maryland and Virgina, learning about the area’s environmental issues. Since then he has always been interested in the environment, especially in the areas of sustainable energy and natural resources. When he is not studying in the REC, he can be found watching Netflix, reading, or otherwise avoiding his homework.
Tanya Kapoor CMC'22, Analyst

Tanya Kapoor CMC'22, Analyst

About Tanya
Tanya is a freshman at CMC planning to dual major in Biology and Economics. Raised in Indonesia, sha has developed a love for scuba diving and the ocean. A few of her other hobbies include reading, travelling, and volunteering for different NGOs. Currently, she is enjoying her yoga class at Roberts, over night oats at the Hub, and coffee at the Motley.
Sami Murphy CMC'21, Analyst

Sami Murphy CMC'21, Analyst

About Sami

Sami is a junior at Claremont Mckenna College dual majoring in International Relations and Spanish. She is interested in the geopolitical security implications of climate change and her favorite plants are the venus fly trap and mangrove. Most nights, you can find her indulging in war documentaries in her dorm, which smells of rich mahogany and leather bound books. 

Katie O'Neill CMC'21, Analyst

Katie O'Neill CMC'21, Analyst

About Katie
Katie is a sophomore from Boise, Idaho. She is majoring in International Relations and studying French and Arabic. She is also involved in CMC’s Model United Nations Team. As someone who is primarily interested in International Development, she enjoys working with the Sustainable Development team and helping organizations implement creative and environmentally sustainable solutions to real human problems. She loves hiking, whitewater rafting, and spending time with her family.
Nick Pibl CMC'20, Analyst

Nick Pibl CMC'20, Analyst

About Nick
Studying Environment, Economics and Politics, Nick is interested in natural resource management and energy. Whether working for the REC, Student Investment Fund, or environmental projects for the Economics Department, Nick is passionate about geopolitics and sustainable investing. Originally from Princeton, NJ, Nick has always been interested in environmental education, constructing a 500 gallon aquaponic system for his public school. Currently, Nick chairs the Student Investment Fund’s ESG Standards Committee, implementing ESG metrics for investing.  Nick enjoys scuba diving and freediving. His bucket list includes hiking all of the U.S. National Parks. 
Emma Ranheim CMC'21, Analyst

Emma Ranheim CMC'21, Analyst

About Emma
Emma is a sophomore at CMC majoring in Environment, Economics, and Politics. On campus she spends her time leading camping trips with Outdoor Initiative and playing on the Claremont Colleges ultimate frisbee team. She is originally from Madison, Wisconsin where she developed her love of cheese, trees, and big dogs. She hopes to one day work in sustainable public policy or environmental education.
Ally So CMC'21, Analyst

Ally So CMC'21, Analyst

About Ally
Ally is currently a second year at Claremont McKenna College, duel majoring in EEP (Environmental Studies, Economics, and Politics) and International Relations. She was born and raised in New York City. Besides working at the Roberts Environmental Center, Ally is also a member of Pangea Dance Crew, the technical theatre program at Pomona, and the Survivor Club at CMC. Over the summer, Ally interned at White & Case, LLP, an international law firm based in New York City. She was also a camp counselor at Concordia Language Villages, teaching children Mandarin Chinese. In her spare time, Ally enjoys dancing, playing percussion, and hanging out with friends.
Zach Taylor CMC'22, Analyst

Zach Taylor CMC'22, Analyst

About Zach
Zach Taylor is a Sophomore at Claremont McKenna College studying Environment, Economics, and Politics (EEP) with a Data Science sequence. Passionate about sustainable business and entrepreneurship, Zach is excited to work on the Environmental Outreach and Policy Team for the Roberts Environmental Center. At CMC, Zach is also a Diversity and Inclusion Fellow at the CARE Center.
Kirara Tsutsui POM'21, Anaylst

Kirara Tsutsui POM'21, Anaylst

About Kirara
Kirara is a senior at Pomona College, double majoring in Economics and Environmental Analysis (Sustainable Built Environment track). Born and raised in Japan (she also grew up in Houston) Kirara is passionate about natural disaster risk mitigation, human and environment-friendly city planning, and responsible investment. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, discovering new music, and cooking pasta.
Alina Rainsford CMC'20, Manager

Alina Rainsford CMC'20, Manager

About Alina
Alina is a senior studying Computer Science, and she is the oversight manager at the REC. She is from the San Francisco Bay Area. On campus, she is also the portfolio manager of the technology team of the Student Investment Fund. In her spare time, Alina loves hiking, cooking, yoga, playing board games, and dancing ballet.
Natasha Wong CMC'22, Analyst

Natasha Wong CMC'22, Analyst

About Natasha
Natasha Wong is a first year at CMC from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She plans on majoring in computer science and Chinese. Outside of the REC, Natasha is a member of the Claremont Consulting Group and the Claremont Foxes rugby team. During her free time, you can find her looking for more people to beat at FIFA, drinking bubble tea, or playing Catan.
Ben Eibl, CMC'23, Analyst

Ben Eibl, CMC'23, Analyst

About Ben
Ben is a freshman at Claremont McKenna College from Vienna, Austria. He likes audiobooks, sports, and the environment.
Makenna Mahrer, CMC'23, Analyst

Makenna Mahrer, CMC'23, Analyst

About Makenna
Wesley Dale, CMC'23, Analyst

Wesley Dale, CMC'23, Analyst

About Wesley
Sam Harrison, CMC'22, Anaylst

Sam Harrison, CMC'22, Anaylst

About Sam
Ben Willett, PZ'22, Analyst

Ben Willett, PZ'22, Analyst

About Ben
TJ Askew CMC'23, Analyst

TJ Askew CMC'23, Analyst

About TJ
Marissa Talcott, CMC'23, Analyst

Marissa Talcott, CMC'23, Analyst

About Marissa
Marissa is a first year at CMC pursuing a major in Environment, Economics, and Politics. She is from Portland, Oregon and has long been passionate about environmental conservation and climate change mitigation. This summer, she will apply her interest in the environment by working with NGOs in Peru that focus on sustainable farming and ecological conservation. Outside of the REC, Marissa is involved in dance at the 5Cs and works at CMC’s Center for Writing and Public Discourse as a writing consultant. In her free time, she enjoys hiking and being outdoors, traveling, baking, and exploring Claremont and the LA area.
Alex Albrecht, CMC'23, Analyst

Alex Albrecht, CMC'23, Analyst

About Alex
Alex Albrecht is a first-year student from Bellevue, WA. Alex is inspired to study the environment through his experiences in the natural wonder of the Pacific Northwest. He is excited to be a part of the REC family and can’t wait to further engage meaningfully with the environment to work towards awareness and protection.
Lude Rong, CMC'20, Manager

Lude Rong, CMC'20, Manager

About Lude
Lude Rong is a senior majoring in Environment, Economics, and Politics (EEP) at CMC. She seeks to explore her passion for environmental advocacy through interdisciplinary learning and hands-on experiences. Currently managing the Sustainable Business Practices team, Lude believes that advanced technology brings solutions that are both eco-friendly and financially sound. She is especially excited to accelerate renewable energy diffusion, both as remedies to climate change and means to accelerate economic growth. In her free time, Lude likes calligraphy, hiking, and photography. She also enjoys making tea and dessert to share with her friends.
Lizzie Mitchell CMC'23

Lizzie Mitchell CMC'23

About Lizzie
Lizzy Mitchell is a part of the Class of 2023 at CMC. Coming from Connecticut Lizzy is excited to be in the Southern California weather. She is a member of the CMS Women’s Lacrosse team. On campus, Lizzy is also a fellow of the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. She is planning on majoring in Economics with a Data Science sequence. She cultivated her interest in the environment in high school where she engaged in an independent study entitled, “Evaluating the Reefs of The Bahamas – What is it Worth?” Lizzy is passionate about sustainable and socially impactful companies, investments, and programs and their future in our society. In her free time she enjoys scuba diving, cooking, and spending time with loved ones