Eleanor Andrade May is a seventeen year old climate activist with Fridays for Future Exeter.
When not striking, she attends sixth form at Ivybridge Community College.
Her interests include local government policy-making and sub-national Green New Deal development and delivery. She campaigns for UK-wide reform of the whole education sector to prepare students for the climate emergency and ecological crisis with Teach the Future.
She also enjoys photography, data science and Ten Tors.
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