Isa is passionate about addressing the fact that environmental degradation and urbanization disproportionately harm certain communities. Particular areas of interest include food deserts, housing inequality, climate adaptation, and indigenous methods of sustainable living. Prior to joining TransForm, Isa was the Environmental Justice Fellow at the Center for Environmental Health.
During his time at the University of Michigan, Isa received his bachelors in Public Policy with a concentration in Sustainable Urban Policy. He served as the chair of the Native American Student Association for multiple years and worked with tribes throughout the country organizing student-led powwows and many other events.
In the future, Isa hopes to pursue a Masters in Urban Planning. In his free time, he enjoys playing soccer, dancing salsa, bike riding and meditating.