Ethan Buckner

Extreme Oil Campaigner

Ethan joined Stand.earth in 2013 after receiving his B.A. from Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York, where he studied Social Movements and Social and Environmental Justice. Over the past decade, Ethan has worked as an organizer, trainer, action coordinator, and facilitator with a variety of movement groups including IfNotNow, Diablo Rising Tide, Bay Area Solidarity Action Team, Occupy Wall Street, Grand Aspirations, Sierra Student Coalition, Generation Waking Up, and Climate Generation. Ethan is dedicated to building a powerful and equitable climate movement that transforms our democracy and economy from the bottom up.

Ethan was raised outside of Minneapolis, Minnesota, and is an avid backpacker, cyclist, hiker, and skier. He is also a singer, songwriter, and guitarist, and performs and records under the pseudonym "The Minnesota Child."