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Lizzie Russler

CSE Leadership Associate

Lizzie Russler is a senior at UNC-Chapel Hill studying Contemporary European Studies and Sustainability Studies. Passionate about the intersection of human rights and climate change and curious about business as a conduit for positive change, Lizzie interned with Sephora Stands, Sephora’s social impact, sustainability, and inclusion arm, in San Francisco for a year, taking a gap semester. Lizzie has continued to explore social impact and sustainability as an intern at social impact consultancy Reconsidered; Environmental & Social Responsibility Director at Vintage Blue, a student-run circular apparel brand; and Farmer Liaison and Co-Director of the Sonder Market, a sustainable, student-run food co-op. As a firm believer in cross-sectoral and cross-cultural solutions, Lizzie’s work and research have spanned the non-profit, private, and public sectors across four continents.