Youth Engagement Coordinator
Shiva is a Junior at Boise High School and is passionate about climate justice and wildlife conservation. In his free time, he enjoys running in the Boise foothills, fishing, and skiing, and As a native Idahoan, he hopes future generations will be able to enjoy Idaho’s outdoors the same way he has.
Shiva is a youth leader at his high school and with Babe Vote and Extinction Rebellion Youth Boise. In 2021, he was honored to receive ICL’s Alex Frizzell Award for Youth Activism. As the Youth Engagement Coordinator, Shiva leads the Youth Salmon Protectors, an inter-state coalition that advocates for the restoration of the Lower Snake River. Shiva hopes to empower young people like him to stand up for the planet they will inherit.