Katarina is a fourth year student at the University of Waterloo, pursuing an Honours Environment and Business degree. She has unique experience working in the non-profit and private sectors applying sustainability to business practices throughout her co-op work terms. She is passionate about local sustainable development, youth empowerment, gender equality in the Global South and policy development for climate change. Through her initiative Sustain-a-City, Katarina has engaged over 400 youth in the Region of Waterloo on local sustainable development issues and solutions.
She aspires to work with organizations that are committed to social, environmental and economic sustainability.