Brian Laird

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Brian Laird is Co-Director of the SSI, and in addition to working on the overall advancement of the program, focuses on supporting the SSI Project Coordinators in developing and implementing effective campaigns and projects. His involvement with sustainability at OSU began in 2008 as an intern with the Environmental Affairs Taskforce at ASOSU and a volunteer for the SSI. He then served as the Political Engagement Coordinator for the SSI during the 2010 academic year, and Program Faciitator for the SSI during the 2011 academic year. Some of his favorite experiences with his work have been attending the 2009 Power Shift conference in Washington D.C., helping organize the Power Shift West conferences in Eugene, and participatin in the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change as a youth delegate in Copenhagen, Denmark. Brian is a senior in Psychology and hopes to study public interest law at Lewis and Clark. In his spare time he enjoys quality time with friends, watching movies, hiking, and working even more to advance the SSI.