Laura Anderle Bernstein is an educator, musician, and gardener from Colombia/NY/LA/Chicago who has lived in Seattle for almost seven years. Her work includes a stint as Co-Editor of the UCLA Undergraduate Science Journal, and the Roosevelt Neighborhood Association's newsletter, The Roosie. She currently volunteers with Sierra Club's Seattle Group, University District Racial Equity Project, Tent City Collective, U District Renters' Council and tweets as SEAyimby. Additionally, she is a member of the 2015-2016 cohort of the City of Seattle's People's Academy for Community Engagement. She is a renter in the U District.