Justin Wood

Justin Wood

As NYLPI’s Director of Organizing and Strategic Research, Justin develops and executes advocacy and legislative campaigns in partnership with grassroots community partners. He is also a Taconic Fellow in NYLPI’s Environmental Justice program, and has been a leader of...
Melissa Iachan

Melissa Iachan

Melissa Iachan is a Senior Staff Attorney in the Environmental Justice program at NYLPI, where she advocates to improve access and equity for vulnerable low income communities and communities of color, particularly regarding circumstances which disproportionately...
Christine Appah

Christine Appah

Christine Appah is a senior staff attorney in the Environmental Justice Program. Her work focuses on urban environmental health issues and sustainability. Her dedication to environmental justice was inspired by her work in an undergraduate research program on...
Jenny Veloz

Jenny Veloz

Jenny Veloz is an Organizer in the Environmental Justice Program. Prior to joining NYLPI, Jenny worked for Safe Horizon as a Program Assistant in one of their domestic violence shelters. Jenny received her B.A. in Political Science from the State University of New...
Rachel Spector

Rachel Spector

Rachel Spector is the Director of the Environmental Justice Program at NYLPI, where she leads NYLPI’s work advocating for improved environmental and health conditions in low-income communities and communities of color in and around New York City. Before joining NYLPI...

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