Kailea Frederick is an alumni of the International Youth Initiative Program. In 2015 she received a certificate of completion for the course – Planetary Boundaries and Human Opportunities: The Quest for Safe and Just Development on a Resilient Planet through, The Stockholm Resilience Center and SDSN.edu. In 2016 she attended the International Climate Talks as an official US youth delegate and was invited to be a Spiritual Ecology Fellow through support from the Kalliopeia Foundation. Over the last 6 years, she has worked for numerous organizations and projects that focus on climate and community resiliency. She is a current board member with Black Mountain Circle where she advises program development and a participant with Weaving Earth- Center for Relational Education.