Johanna Bozuwa's research focuses on transitioning from the extractive, fossil fuel economy and building towards resilient and equitable communities based on energy democracy. Johanna received her M.Sc. in sustainable innovation from Utrecht University in the Netherlands and has a B.A. in environmental policy from Barnard College, where she was an Athena Scholar for Women’s Leadership. She first worked with The Democracy Collaborative as a Master’s student while conducting research on how public ownership of electric utilities can be used as a strategy for energy democracy and later joined the staff as a research associate.