Sophie Hollingsworth

Environment and Oceans Lead, Global Citizen

Captain Sophie Hollingsworth is the ocean and environment consultant for Global Citizen and leads Global Citizen’s oceans campaigns. A former maritime professional, Capt. Sophie has sailed across oceans witnessing ocean sustainability and governance challenges first hand and holds a 200-ton captains license. At the time of her certification, she was the youngest female to ever obtain a 200-ton MCA Yachtmaster captains license. She is a Fulbright Scholar, studied environmental science at NYU, and health security with a concentration in biodefense and bioterrorism at the University of Sydney and Harvard Kennedy School.