Ethan Spaner is a climate change policy professional who has worked in the US and Europe on multilateral climate negotiations and other international climate policy relating to cities and local governments, small island states, drivers of deforestation in the tropics, and sustainable bioenergy. He has advised changemakers from local grassroots activists to United Nations representatives, and believes that social innovation and community engagement can facilitate the ground-up movement to halt climate change. He currently serves as the Policy Adviser for The Climate Reality Project, a global NGO working to catalyze a global solution to the climate crisis by making urgent action a necessity across every level of society. A native of Canton, Ohio, Ethan earned his J.D. with a certificate in environmental law from Pace Law School, and a B.A. in History from Wake Forest University.