Ángel is a first-year Master in Public Policy student at the Harvard Kennedy School. He was previously an advisor to the Mayor of San José, where he worked on climate justice, clean energy, and immigration issues. His work centered on advancing policies and programs that reduced the City’s greenhouse gas emissions and closed the clean energy divide for disadvantaged communities. He is passionate about ensuring the clean energy transition is equitable and inclusive. Ángel has worked as an environmental justice community organizer, mobilizing Latino voters to advocate for progressive clean energy policies in California, and as a sustainability researcher at the local, national, and international level. Ángel holds a B.A. in Political Science from UCLA.