Sage grew up in Joshua Tree, CA where her passion for the environment began. She graduated from UC Santa Barbara, majoring in Environmental Studies with an emphasis in environmental and social justice. Her studies mainly focused on the ways in which disadvantaged communities are disproportionately affected by climate change and environmental impacts. After studying and researching these issues, Sage is now deeply committed to reducing environmental inequalities. She is an advocate for renewable energy, sustainability, and environmental justice. Sage is excited to be joining a company that shares her values and looks forward to making a positive change in Santa Barbara’s outlook on energy.