Jennifer Um

Director's Coordinator

UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability


La Kretz Hall, Suite 300
Los Angeles, CA 90095


Jennifer Um is the coordinator for Peter Kareiva, Director and Professor at the UCLA Institute of Environment and Sustainability. She is a product of the IoES’s undergraduate program, graduating in 2017 with a concentration in Environmental Systems and Society.

She has previous leadership experience in information technology, healthcare administration, digital marketing, Cambodian-American community development, and student affairs through various organizations, as listed on LinkedIn

Jennifer is interested in gaining experience in project management and marketing and wants to use her skills to help create a more equitable world. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, reading, and crafting.