Regional Resilience Manager

Medium shot of Phoenix in dark-framed glasses and a blue top, smiling at the camera with their hands on their hips.

Phoenix Armenta has worked on environmental, racial, and social justice campaigns around the world.

They are the former coordinator of the Resilient Communities Initiative, a coalition of Environmental Justice organizations in the Bay Area.

They have been an equity advisor to several regional projects including BayCAN, BCDC BayAdapt, and Resilient By Design.

They are the co-founder of the New Leaders Council Oakland, a professional leadership development organization and the Project Coordinator for the Oakland Shoreline Leadership Academy. They hold a B.A. in Anthropology from Howard University and M.A. in Energy and Resources from UC Berkeley, with a specialty in Environmental Justice and Social Movement Theory.