Ariana Vito works for Urban Green Council (USGBC-New York) as a Development and Communications Associate and Liaison for the Urban Green Council Emerging Professionals. She has experience at the federal, state, and non-profit level, with previous positions at Solar One, the White House Council on Environmental Quality, and the Office of Governor Deval Patrick. As a Northern California native, she has an inherent interest in all things environmental –- particularly urban sustainability and green building. She studied Environmental Studies and International Affairs at Northeastern University.