Erin Burger is the federal action campaign director at the Union of Concerned Scientists. In her role, she coordinates across the organization to develop federal campaigns and strategies that ensure a robust defense against attacks on science and science-based policy.
Prior to joining UCS, Ms. Burger was director of coalition projects for the Climate Action Campaign, where she also served as national organizing director and built a coalition organizing program in key states to promote climate solutions on a federal level. Before that, Ms. Burger was the national deputy field director for the Repower America campaign at the Alliance for Climate Protection, during the congressional battle for cap-and-trade.
Ms. Burger earned a BA in politics from Earlham College.