Ingrid M. Vila Biaggi
Ingrid M. Vila Biaggi has a bachelor’s degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Cornell University and a Master’s Degree in Environmental Engineering with a specialty in water resources from Stanford University. She is co-founder and President of CAMBIO, a non-profit organization based in Puerto Rico that promotes sustainable and responsible actions.
Mrs. Vila Biaggi actively supports environmental justice communities including those that have been defending against a waste incinerator proposed for Arecibo and those suffering from coal ash disposal consequences in Peñuelas. She serves as Urban Water Ambassador for the revitalization of the Martín Peña Channel and neighboring communities in San Juan, and on the Advisory Council for the Puerto Rico Urban Resilience to Extremes Sustainability Research Network.
Together with other environmental, labor and community groups as well as energy experts, she organized and contributed to the development of Queremos Sol(We Want Sun), an energy sector transformation proposal for Puerto Rico based on the use of distributed clean renewable resources.