“Like the butterfly effect, I strongly believe that every single action taken has the possibility to create and inspire massive change.”
Grade: Senior in Hyde Park, Vermont
History with Roots & Shoots: Two year with Roots & Shoots
Roots & Shoots Group: Sophia is a member of several online-based Roots & Shoots groups including Climate Change Champions, The Little Things, Today I Will, Sustain Secure Save: Living a sustainable life.
Sophia is a senior from Hyde Park, Vermont. This is her first year on the National Youth Leadership Council. Her favorite Roots & Shoots projects are the ones that show how simple actions can be highly impactful and the importance of everyday habit changes. Sophia is a passionate advocate for environmental protection and preservation, as well as human and animal rights. She is the Vermont Climate Council Youth Representative and a member of both VT Youth Lobby and UP for Learning, in addition to serving as a member of the Roots & Shoots NYLC. In her spare time, Sophia’s hobbies include sketching and painting, reading, writing, cooking, culinary art, gardening, photography, yoga, travel, adventure, and swimming.