Profile

Morgan Johnson

Staff Attorney

Morgan joined our staff as Staff Attorney in 2020. She is a 2020 graduate of the University of New Mexico School of Law, where she earned her Juris Doctor and an Environmental Law Certificate (and is taking the New Mexico bar in September 2020). During law school Morgan served as a clinical law student and clinic fellow working on environmental justice issues, legislative legal analysis and water law matters. The body of Morgan’s professional experiences range from local to federal and non-profit to governmental. Morgan’s recent roles include summer clerkships at the New Mexico Environmental Law Center and the Oregon Metro Regional Government. Morgan is passionate about leveraging her public policy skills and legal training to advocate for people, places and species. Her love for the Chesapeake and Coastal Bays stem from trips to the Chesapeake and James River as well as her time spent on the Potomac and Anacostia rivers while she was in D.C., interning for the Obama White House/OMB Community Solutions Team.