Annie Qin is a freshman at East Chapel Hill High School, in Chapel Hill, NC. Her hometown is the small town of Carmel, Indiana. She plays the piano and swims for her school. Annie enjoys puzzles and spending time with family and friends. Her favorite activity is laughing. She was first introduced to the ACE Fellowship Program through a summer camp that was focused on climate change, called Energy LEAP. Annie is motivated to advocate for the environment with the help of ACE.
Annie believes that climate change is something that either indirectly or directly affects everyone in the world. Every small action that may impact the Earth will impact all of us. She believes that climate change is something that should matter to everyone. Climate change deserves more awareness and concern. While the world may not see immediate results, there will be significant benefits for future generations if humans start taking care of their planet.