Josh Lappen

Josh Lappen is a senior studying Classics and climate policy at Stanford University, where he is currently the recipient of a grant for investigative journalism focusing on just transition issues facing coal communities. He has worked for a California state senator on water, climate, and energy policy, and is the author of a report on designing fair market reforms to the federal coal leasing program.


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