Nurit is UCLA’s first sustainability coordinator, and is working to foster partnerships among academic, research and operational departments and further the goals and initiatives of the campus sustainability program. Nurit is also an instructor for UCLA Extension’s Global Sustainability Certificate Program, and serves on the executive committee of  the Luskin Center for Innovation and on the board of Opportunity Green.  Nurit holds an MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management, a master’s degree in Public Policy from the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs and a BA in environmental education from Humboldt State University. While at the BRITE Center, Nurit worked on food security advocacy for disadvantaged communities in Los Angeles.