In June 2016, Peyton Siler Jones joined Cultivating Resilience as a Political Associate with responsibility for developing projects that encourage citizens and political leaders to engage and collaborate on climate action. She will also do some political background research and writing for social media. Prior to her work for Cultivating Resilience, Peyton served as Program Associate for the Intentional Endowments Network, a nonprofit with roots in Boston, MA. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Green Mountain College in May 2015 with a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Policy. During her time there she served as Director of the Student Campus Greening Fund, Treasurer of the Sustainable Living Floor, and as Student Representative on the Campus Sustainability Council.