Lucero González Ruiz

Biodiversity Campaigner

Lucero González RuizLucero moved to Vancouver from Mexico City in 2015 to study Biological Sciences, Conservation, and Evolution at SFU. During that time, Lucero served as president of the Association of Latin American Students at SFU, where she raised awareness of social issues in Latin America. Before joining Georgia Strait Alliance in 2021 as Biodiversity Campaigner, Lucero worked with Ocean Wise and held various research assistant roles at SFU. Lucero is passionate about climate change, as well as social and environmental justice, which are challenges that can only be solved with the inclusion of local communities. She is looking forward to bringing her experience to advocate for the health of the Salish Sea and having a positive impact with her work. You are most likely to see Lucero out on the trails, accompanied by her two dogs. Lucero lives on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and sel̓íl̓witulh (Tsleil-Waututh) people.