John Paul Mejia the chief national spokesperson for the Sunrise Movement, a youth movement working to stop the climate crisis and create a just society in the process. His commitment to climate activism began during his sophomore year of high school, when Hurricane Irma threatened his hometown, Miami. In the aftermath of the storm, he saw how his community was treated as disposable and was propelled into action.
Netroots Nation participation
- Netroots Nation 2022