Adjunct Professor of Law


Adjunct Professor Ingrid Brostrom is the Assistant Director of the Center on Race, Poverty & the Environment based in Delano and Oakland, CA. Prior to becoming Assistant Director, Ingrid was a Senior Attorney for six years and a Staff Attorney for five years before that. She has legal and policy expertise in all of CRPE’s environmental justice practice areas: toxics, climate justice, and land-use, with an emphasis on hazardous waste. Ingrid was a member of the California Department of Toxic Substances Control’s (DTSC) Community Protection and Hazardous Waste Reduction advisory committee and currently sits on DTSC’s consultation group for Metal Shredding facilities. Professor Brostrom is also a steering committee member of Californians for a Healthy and Green Economy (CHANGE). She has taught Environmental Justice at UC Berkeley College of the Law since 2015. Prior to joining CRPE in 2006, Professor Brostrom worked at a variety of environmental non-profits focused on conservation issues.