Samantha Ruscavage-Barz

Samantha Ruscavage-Barz holds Ph.D.in Anthropology from the University of Washington and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of New Mexico. She has nearly 20 years of prior teaching experience garnered teaching anthropology, archaeology and linguistics. Following an award-winning law school career, she began her practice of public interest environmental law representing WildEarth Guardians and other similar organization in a variety of cases. She is also an environmental law scholar of some renown and has published extensively in her field.