is Climate Action Network's Secretary. Karla works as a lawyer in the class actions and social justice legal practice of Maurice Blackburn Lawyers.
She brings legal and governance experience, having worked as a Senior Policy Advisor for the Queensland Premier. She then practised as a solicitor with a Sydney law firm for two years, before moving to her current position in 2014.
Karla's principal influence in choosing to work in the law is a commitment to community-led outcomes for overcoming injustice. Karla sees climate change as a growing cause of injustice and is driven to create positive and sustainable change.