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Amy Garinger

Amy Garinger

Director-at-Large, Alumni Board, School of Sustainability

School of Sustainability
Arizona State University
PO Box 875502
Tempe, AZ 85287-5502


  • Director-at-Large, Alumni Board, School of Sustainability


Amy graduated from Arizona State University in 2013 with an MS in Sustainability and a Masters of Urban and Environmental Planning (MUEP). While at ASU, her research was part of a federally funded Sustainable Communities grant from the U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) focused on community visioning and sustainable development along the light rail corridor in the City of Phoenix. She currently works at Kimley-Horn and Associates working in the field of Transportation Planning.


  • MS, Sustainability, Arizona State University, 2013
  • MUEP, Urban and Environmental Planning, Arizona State University, 2013
  • BS, Biology (Economics minor), Emory University, 2011


Journal Articles


Bernstein, M. J., A. Wiek, K. Brundiers, K. Pearson, A. Garinger, B. Kay and A. Golub. 2016. Mitigating urban sprawl effects: A collaborative tree and shade intervention in Phoenix, Arizona, USA. Local Environment: The International Journal of Justice and Sustainability 21(4):414-431. DOI: 10.1080/13549839.2014.965672. (link )