Alina Yaman, Pipeline Resistance Coordinator

Alina is MNIPL's point person for Pipeline Resistance efforts, currently working to stop the construction of Line 3. Alina is also a member of the Just Solar team at MNIPL, where they are working toward a new energy alternative to the fossil fuel industry through the power of faith and community engagement.

Alina is from a multicultural immigrant family, raised in New Jersey (among other places) by a German mother and a Turkish father. They graduated from Yale with a BA in Linguistics and have a background in LGBTQ and immigration rights activism.

You can reach Alina at [email protected]