Jennifer Skene

Environmental Law Fellow, International Program

Jennifer Skene works with Indigenous Peoples and Canadian partners to protect the boreal forest, an ecological and cultural treasure, from logging and other threats. Skene first joined NRDC as a Ford Fellow in 2014. After a judicial clerkship with the Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, she rejoined the Canada Project as a consultant for two years until returning as a fellow through a joint program between NRDC and Yale Law School. Skene holds a JD from Yale Law School and a bachelor’s of science from Northwestern University School of Communication. She is based in Santa Monica. 


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