Communications Coordinator, New Climate Economy
Alex Simpkins is a Communications Coordinator for the New Climate Economy project.
Prior to joining WRI, Alex worked as an associate press secretary for the Sierra Club, covering federal budget and policy. He was also the social media manager for the Sunshine State Collegiate Baseball League. He also served as a press intern for the offices of the Senator Joe Donnelly (D-IN) and Senator Jon Tester (D-MT). He has also worked as a freelance speechwriter.
He holds an M.A. in Political Communication from American University, and a B.S. in Biology from the University of Maryland, College Park.
He lives in Reston, VA.
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The New Climate Economy (NCE), a flagship project of the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate, brings together government, business and economic leaders to enhance global and national understanding of how climate action can drive economic, social and development objectives.Part of Climate