Over the past three years, Arielle has nurtured Groundswell into a 700 strong community of people committed to funding and accelerating climate action in Australia, raising over $2 million for grassroots climate advocacy projects, and fostering countless cultural, business, and philanthropic climate initiatives.

Arielle is passionate about harnessing the power of collaboration to create meaningful change, and about bringing new people and communities into the climate conversation. She is a Fellow of Australian Progress, as well as a member of Arise Leadership Circle, an initiative of ActionAid supporting women-led emergency preparedness and response across the Pacific with a long term, transformative agenda.