Sammy Lyon has been at Environmental Charter Schools since 2013, when they* were brought on to implement an exciting new environmental service learning program expanding Green Ambassadors to the larger community. Sammy facilitates a youth-led internship in which students at Environmental Charter High School (ECHS) work in teams to explore sustainable community solutions. Sammy also leads the Green Ambassadors Institute – a learning lab of Environmental Charter Schools. Sammy went on to earn an M.A. in Education, Leadership & Change from Antioch University, focusing their research on developing critical thinking and community engagement through service learning