Jason Rodney joined the Climate Generation team in 2017 as the YEA! MN Program Coordinator. Raised in Cleveland Heights, OH, and the youngest of four brothers, he thrives in embodied work and connected communities. Jason came to Minnesota for college where he met lifelong friends and co-conspirators in movement-building. He helped found Cooperative Energy Futures, which develops community solar gardens. After college, he led therapeutic theater & writing groups in St. Paul Public Schools for almost 5 years, and served as co-director of the USA Cooperative Youth Council, developing a national campaign on racial justice in co-ops. Jason also organizes with Resource Generation, mobilizing young people with class privilege in movements to redistribute land, wealth & power. He lives off India.Arie music, trail mix, and the leadership of youth.
YEA! MN Program Coordinator (he/him)