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Alessandra Rigo de Righi

projects intern

Alessandra Rigo de Righi is an MA candidate in Global Policy Studies at the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas, Austin. Her research focuses on international water management and global development. Alessandra grew up in Thailand, Angola and Indonesia and became interested in environmental issues at a young age. Before her graduate program, she worked at the California State Water Resources Control Board implementing policies for recycled water, desalination and constituents of emerging concern. Alessandra received her BS in Environmental Science and Management from the University of California, Davis.

In her free time, she enjoys reading fantasy novels, hiking, and collecting classic rock vinyl records.