Iris Hochwalt


Class of


Representing the City of


Sustainability Ambassador since

Summer 2018

Iris loves math and the sciences. She is in her school’s math and rocketry clubs. She also plays cello and piano, sings, and composes. She enjoys writing, too. Iris likes learning new languages and reading stories in different languages, but she also loves reading in general and will never go anywhere without a book. If she isn’t doing any of these things, she is planning her dream vacation or traveling.

Iris joined Sustainability Ambassadors in the summer of 2018.

She hopes to become a doctor.

Her current project is working with the Green Jobs Youth Pathway team.

Her impact project is on reducing the impact fast fashion has on our lives. Check out her impact project here:

Iris’s carbon footprint: 12 tons of CO2 per year.

To reduce this, she aims to take public transit whenever possible.

Iris’s water footprint: 1,442 gallons per day.

To reduce this, she tries to conserve water when showering and washing her hands.