Jihan Gearon is Navajo and Black from the Navajo Nation. She is a graduate of Stanford University with a Bachelor of Science in Earth Systems and a focus in Energy Science and Technology. She serves on the boards of Sustainable Nations Development Project and Groundswell Fund, and on the advisory committee of Radical Imagination Family Fund. Her work over the past 15 years has made her a nationally recognized movement leader in environmental and climate justice, just transition, Indigenous Peoples rights, and Indigenous feminism. Jihan is a skilled and creative facilitator, popular educator, movement-builder, writer, and painter. She was named one of the “Grist 50! The 50 People You’ll Be Talking About in 2016” and was recently awarded the NDN Changemaker Fellowship.