2017-18 Management Interns



Ryley Buchanan -earned her Master in Education from Arizona State University (ASU) in May. Prior the working for the City, she was a corps member with Teach for America and taught 2nd grade mathematics in South Phoenix. Ryley has worked as a project aide at the Morrison Institute of Public Policy, interned with the City of Surprise, was a research assistant at the Goldman School of Public Policy and served as a congressional intern for California Congressman Jeff Denham. She earned an undergraduate degree in English from the University of California, Berkeley.


Sarah Moratto -earned her Master in Sustainable Solutions from ASU. She has been with the City of Phoenix as a Public Works solid waste intern since July 2016. Prior to working for the City, she was a solutions assistant at Walton Sustainability Solutions Initiatives, held various positions at the Arizona Science Center, and was a conservation education presenter at Disney's Animal Kingdom in Florida. Sarah has interned with Local First Arizona and was a summer instructor at ASU's School of Sustainability. She earned dual undergraduate degrees in Conservation Biology and Anthropology from ASU.