April 16, 2018: Trieste Lockwood was appointed as a Senior Policy Adviser at the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality by Gov. Ralph Northam on Friday, April 13, 2018. Lockwood was most recently the government relations director for the Virginia League of Conservation Voters. She has also worked on policy issues at many non-profit organizations. Trieste received her law degree and a public policy program certificate from Catholic University’s School of Law.