Trisha Shrum is a Post-Doctoral Research Associate at the University of Colorado Earth Lab. Last May, she earned her PhD in Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, specializing in environmental economics, policy and behavioral science. Her research focuses on energy, energy efficiency, and climate change policy. She earned her Masters in Environmental Science from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. A Kansas native, she earned her Bachelors of Arts in Environmental Science and Bachelor of Science in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from the University of Kansas.