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Ayda Uraz

Communications Intern

Santa Rosa, California

Ayda joined the Biomimicry Institute as an intern in June of 2015, bringing her education in sustainable design to her work telling stories from the biomimicry community.

"With a background in design, I aim to use biomimicry to further environmental sustainability and improve the relationship between people and their physical environment."

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