Bethany Gordon is a Ph.D. Fellow in the Behavioral Science for Sustainable Systems program at the Convergent Behavioral Scientist Initiative at the University of Virginia. She is a UVA SEAS Dean’s Scholar and a GAANN teaching fellow. Her research focuses on the gap between risk perceptions and calculated risk of green infrastructure. Complementary to her research, Bethany serves as a garden volunteer and a board member for Bread & Roses, a local food justice non-profit. She received her BS in Civil and Environmental Engineering from UVA in 2017.