Julianne Gale (she/her) is a dedicated leader in youth development and climate justice. She co-founded Mason County Climate Justice and manages the Skokomish Indian Tribe’s youth program. A community organizer at heart, Julianne has also been a teacher, union construction worker, certified peer counselor, theatre artist, and nonprofit project manager. Julianne was valedictorian at the University of Southern California, where she earned an M.A. in Teaching, M.A. in Applied Theatre Arts, and a B.S. in Computer Science. As a mixed heritage woman, Julianne has always been someone who builds connections between different communities. She currently lives on a regenerative farm in rural Mason County, WA with her spouse, cats, and ducks. Julianne is also an active candidate for WA State Senate in the 35th Legislative District.