Meet our Advisory Board Members

National Advisory Board

Stacey Abrams

Founder of Fair Fight and the Southern Economic Advancement Project

Amanda Aguirre

Former Director of Public Engagement at the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Mustafa Ali

VP of Environmental Justice, Climate, and Community Revitalization, National Wildlife Federation

Carol Browner

Chair, Board of Directors, League of Conservation Voters

Dr. Sweta Chakraborty

President, US Operations, We Don't Have Time

Brandi Colander

Principal, The Raben Group, and former Deputy General Counsel and Deputy Assistant Secretary during the Obama Administration

Michelle Deatrick

Founder and Chair of the DNC Environmental and Climate Crisis Council, Poet, Former County Commissioner

Abdul El-Sayed

Physician, Epidemiologist, Progressive Activist. Chair of Southpaw Michigan

David Fenton

Chair, Fenton Communications

Mike Fishman

Climate Jobs National Resource Center, and former Secretary Treasurer, SEIU

Rhiana Gunn-Wright

Co-Author of the Green New Deal

Abigail Ross Hopper

President and CEO of Solar Energy Industries Association

Jim Hunter

Former Director, Utility Department IBEW, and former President, Unions for Jobs & Environmental Progress (UJEP)

Kaniela Ing

Climate Justice Campaign Director for People's Action, formerly a Hawaii State Legislator

Bill Lipton

Working Families Party

Thomas López

Climate Strike Partnerships Coordinator at the Future Coalition, co-founder of the International Indigenous Youth Council

Dr. Michael E. Mann

Distinguished Professor of Atmospheric Science & Director of Earth System Science Center, Penn State University

Greisa Martínez

Deputy Executive Director, United We Dream

Representative Harold Mitchell Jr. (SC)

South Carolina State House, founder of ReGenesis Project

Secretary Ernest Moniz

Former United States Secretary of Energy

Tamara Toles O'Laughlin

President and CEO, Environmental Grantmakers Association

Bill Peduto

Mayor of Pittsburgh

John Podesta

Advisor to Presidents Clinton and Obama

Varshini Prakash

Executive Director and Co-Founder, Sunrise

Jamal Raad

Co-founder and Campaign Director for Evergreen Action

Senator Harry Reid

United States Senator from Nevada

Tom Steyer

Former Investor, Philanthropist, and Founder of NextGen America

Nick Tilsen

President and CEO, NDN Collective

María Urbina

Chief of Staff, National Political Director, Indivisible

Randi Weingarten

President, American Federation of Teachers

Jim Williams

General Vice President, IUPAT

Say Yang

Program Coordinator for Center for Earth, Energy and Democracy

Creative Council Advisory Board

Cristela Alonzo

Comedian, Producer, and Actor

Rosanna Arquette

Actress, Producer, and Activist

Vic Barrett

Climate Justice Activist

Xiye Bastida

Climate Justice Activist

Connie Britton

Actress, Producer, and Activist

Haven Coleman

Climate Activist

Zooey Deschanel

Actress, Singer, Songwriter, and Activist

Jerome Foster II

Virtual Reality Developer and Executive Director of OneMillionOfUs

Debra Messing

Actress and Activist

Adam Met

6X Platinum Musician, UNDP Advocate, PhD Researcher, Executive Director Sustainable Partners, Inc.

Kevin J. Patel

Founder and Executive Director of OneUpAction

Piper Perabo

Actress and Activist


Musician, Producer, Author

Ashley Renne

Environmental Activist and Sustainability Expert

Ryann Richardson

Activist, Entrepreneur, and Miss Black America

Mj Rodriguez

Actress, Singer, and Activist

Paul Scheer

Actor, Writer, Director

Stephanie Shepherd

Entrepreneur, Advocate, Co-founder of Future Earth

Lauren Singer

CEO of Package Free and Founder of Trash is For Tossers

Leah Thomas

Intersectional Environmental Activist, Eco-Communicator, and founder of the Intersectional Environmentalist Platform

Opal Tometi

Activist, Social Entrepreneur, and Co-Founder of Black Lives Matter

Danni Washington

Science Communicator

Leilani Münter

Environmental Activist, Race Car Driver, Documentary Filmmaker

State Co-Chair Advisory Board

Kirsten Engel, Arizona

State Representative

Stephen Gilman, Arizona

10th District Field Service Representative, International Association of Fire Fighters

Alejandra Gómez, Arizona

Co-Executive Director of LUCHA Arizona

Rebecca Ríos, Arizona

State Senator

Eduardo Sainz, Arizona

Arizona State Director of Mi Familia Vota

Howard Chou, Colorado

Vice-Chair of the Colorado Democratic Party

Nicole Johnston, Colorado

Mayor Pro-tem and Aurora City Councilwoman

Dr. Kristopher Larsen, Colorado

Mayor of Nederland

Ean Thomas Tafoya, Colorado

Co-chair of the Colorado Latino Forum

Dr. Frances Colón, Florida

Former Deputy Science and Technology Advisor to the Secretary of State at the U.S. State Department

Valencia Gunder, Florida

Founder of The Smile Trust

Joanne Pérodin, MPH, Florida

Climate Justice Program Director, Florida Rising

José Javier Rodríguez, Florida

State Senator

Dr. Philip K. Stoddard, Florida

Former Mayor of South Miami

Jonathan Webber, Florida

Deputy Director, Florida Conservation Voters

Daniel Blackman, Georgia

Environmental Justice and Public Health Advocate

Rev. Dr. Gerald Durley, Georgia

Pastor Emeritus Providence Baptist Church and Board Chair Interfaith Power& Light

Natasha Dyer, Georgia

Sustainable Smyrna board member

Lindsay Harper, Georgia

Arm in Arm National Core Support Team Coordinator

Dr. Na'Taki Jelks, Georgia

Assistant Professor of Environmental & Health Sciences at Spelman College

Dr. Mildred McClain

Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Harambee House/Citizens For Environmental Justice

Valerie Rawls, Georgia

Co-Founder, EcoWomanist Institute

Tyler Olson, Iowa

City Councilmember and clean energy business owner

LaTricea Adams, Michigan

Founder CEO & President - Black Millennials 4 Flint

Mallory McMorrow, Michigan

State Senator

Melissa Hortman, Minnesota

Minnesota State House Speaker

Justin Jones, Nevada

Clark County Commissioner

Sandra Jauregui, Nevada

Nevada State Assemblymember, District 41

William J. Barber III, North Carolina

Strategic Partnerships Manager-Climate Justice Initiative, The Climate Reality Project; Founder and President, The Rural Beacon Initiative, LLC

Jay Chaudhuri, North Carolina

State Senator

DeAndrea Salvador, North Carolina

Founder and Executive Director of RETI -Renewable Energy Transition Initiative

Erica Smith, North Carolina

State Senator

Susannah Tuttle, North Carolina

Director of North Carolina Interfaith Power & Light

Sara Innamorato, Pennsylvania

State Representative

Malcolm Kenyatta, Pennsylvania

State Representative

Janet Bewley, Wisconsin

State Senate Minority Leader

David Cieslewicz, Wisconsin

Former Mayor of Madison

Darrol Gibson, Wisconsin

Managing Director of LIT Milwaukee

Jennifer Giegerich, Wisconsin

Government Affairs Director, Wisconsin Conservation Voters

Sarah Godlewski, Wisconsin

State Treasurer

Chris Larson, Wisconsin

State Senator

Cory Mason, Wisconsin

Mayor of Racine

Jeff Smith, Wisconsin

State Senator

We believe in science.

If you do too, join the fight to power change in 2020.

Sign up

The Build Back Better Act is the most significant climate bill in history.

Congress needs to pass it now. Americans can’t keep waiting for the pollution cuts, lower costs, and millions of jobs that this would deliver:

Text HISTORY to 434-266-8464* to call your senators now to demand they vote YES on the Build Back Better Act.

*By texting HISTORY to 434-266-8464 you consent to receive recurring text message updates from Climate Power, including by automated text messages. Txt HELP for help, STOP to end. Msg & Data rates may apply. Privacy policy and terms of service here:

Continue to Site