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Fall Lecture Featuring Billy Parish

Billy Parish

  • Founder and President, Solar Mosaic
  • Rolling Stone's "Climate Hero"

Changemaker Central @ ASU invites you to attend an evening with renowned social entrepreneur, youth organizer, and author, Billy Parish. Parish is the founder and president of Solar Mosaic, an organization that has been called the "kickstarter for solar energy."

In 2002, Parish co-founded and grew the Energy Action Coalition into the largest youth organization in the world focused on clean energy and climate solutions. He developed a proposal to create a Clean Energy Corps to produce 5 million green jobs, which shaped the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the largest green investment in U.S. history. He has been honored as a Rolling Stone magazine "Climate Hero," an Utne Reader "50 Visionaries Who Are Changing Your World," and was elected as a Fellow by Ashoka, the global association of the world's leading social entrepreneurs.

Wednesday, October 2, 2013
6:00 - 7:30 p.m.