Garrett Blad

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Garrett Blad is the Executive Coordinator of SustainUS and a member of Sunrise Movement’s national press team. After graduating from the University of Notre Dame with a degree in Environmental Science and Sustainable Policy, Garrett traveled for six-months by bicycle between the US and Paris for the UN Climate Conference, using digital media to share stories of regular people mobilizing for climate action across 11 countries. Since then, Garrett has trained dozens of young people to speak publicly and become spokespeople for the millennial generation and has spoken to more than 150 different audiences worldwide. He was recently named one of the Top 30 Under 30 Environmental Educators by the North American Association for Environmental Education and currently lives in South Bend, Indiana.