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CEC is committed to creating a more resilient and just region in the face of climate change. Through our work with the Central Coast Climate Justice Network and elsewhere, our vision includes an end to racial injustices and their resulting environmental inequities.

Leanne Schlinger

Past Committee Chair
Leanne Schlinger Diebolt

Leanne Schlinger  is a driven entrepreneur with fifteen years of experience in the hospitality industry. In 2006, she founded Santa Ynez Vacation Rentals. Her work building this luxury boutique vacation rental business earned her a “40 under 40” award by the Pacific Coast Business Times in August 2016 as well as landing her in the top three finalists of the Spirit of Entrepreneurship Foundation’s awards in the Hospitality/Tourism category for Santa Barbara County. She currently serves on the boards of MOXI and the Granada Theater. Leanne graduated cum laude from UCSB with a degree in Law and Society. Passionate about the environment, sustainable/green living, and climate change, she enjoys exploring the great outdoors and being surrounded by nature.

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