Juanita Gibson is CLF’s first Charlotte E. Ray Legal Fellow.
Juanita received her J.D. from Brooklyn Law School in 2020. There she was a co-chair of the BLS National Lawyers Guild Chapter, an Edward V. Sparer Public Interest Law Fellow, and a member of the Environmental Law Society. During her time at BLS she interned with the Sierra Club, Earthjustice, and Our Children’s Trust. Juanita also has a graduate degree in Emergency and Disaster Management from the American Military University, and an undergraduate degree in History and Archaeology from Calvin University.
Juanita is passionate about access to the outdoors, environmental justice advocacy, and community organizing.