As the Director of Climate Innovation, Corrine leads the vision and strategy for MSC’s climate innovation and governance portfolios, bringing a lens of racial equity and transformative movement building. Corrine convenes and cultivates creative leadership within climate justice and deep democracy ecosystems toward a shared vision for Transition to a world of interdependence, resilience, and regeneration.
Corrine’s 15+ years of experience is deeply immersed in movements for social, economic, and racial equity. As a former IDEAL Scholar (Initiative for Diversity in Education and Leadership), she witnessed and continues to nurture the compelling impact of investing in youth and disenfranchised communities of color so that leadership reflects the diversity it seeks to serve. Since then she has continued to develop her leadership working with the Rockwood Leadership Institute, Greater New Beginnings Youth Services, Oakland Climate Action Coalition, and contracting with various organizations. Corrine was the former Co-Director of Rooted in Resilience (formerly Bay Localize) where she led organizational management, development, communications, and outreach.
She currently serves on the steering committee of the California Trade Justice Coalition, Oakland Climate Action Coalition and the Resilient Oakland Initiative. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley. Family is what drives Corrine’s commitment to justice and thriving communities.