Representing the City of
Sustainability Ambassador since
Sirjan Uppal is a junior at North Creek High School in the Northshore School District. She joined Sustainability Ambassadors in the fall of 2020 to further learn about how to be more sustainable, help make a positive difference in her community, improve her communication skills, and make lots of friends! She is currently working on convincing her neighborhood to switch to renewable energy. Outside of sustainability ambassadors, Sirjan helps facilitate the Environmental Action Club (EAC) at her school. She is in charge of EAC outreach and is working on creating a series of lessons for elementary schoolers. She is also a part of Seattle Youth Climate Action Network where she helped create a video with sustainable solutions for businesses. She hopes to continue her advocacy for sustainable solutions, in response to the climate crisis, through her journey in Sustainability Ambassadors. Some personal goals she has to lower her carbon emissions is to become vegan and boycott fast fashion. In her free time, Sirjan loves to read, bake, and catch up with friends.