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Manny’s: How We Will Save Our Planet with the CEO of the Sierra Club, Michael Brune
March 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The multiple crisises plaguing our planet continue to compound while we seem to be doing less and less. How will we turn this around?
Our forests are burning, our sea levels are rising, our deserts are scorching, and our world is changing. We’ve pulled out of the Paris Agreement. Our President doesn’t believe the science. And we can’t turn back time. What are we going to do?Here to help us answer the question is one of the leaders of the environmental movement in the United State, the CEO of the Sierra Club, Michael Brune. The Sierra Club is the most enduring and influential grassroots environmental organization in the United States. They amplify the power of their 3.5+ million members and supporters to defend everyone’s right to a healthy world.About Michael:Michael Brune, the Sierra Club’s executive director since 2010, is one of today’s most inspiring and effective environmental leaders. Prior to joining the Sierra Club, Brune led Rainforest Action Network. Under Brune’s leadership, the Sierra Club has grown to more than 3.5 million supporters and is at the forefront of the drive to move beyond fossil fuels to 100% clean, renewable energy, while also protecting America’s remaining wild places. A nationally recognized writer, speaker, and commentator on energy and environmental issues, Brune is the author of Coming Clean: Breaking America’s Addiction to Oil and Coal (2010). He holds degrees in economics and finance from West Chester University in Pennsylvania.