Kelsey Skaggs is the co-founder and Executive Director of Climate Defense Project. She has worked on environmental justice issues at Crag Law Center in Oregon, on international environmental policy at Universal Rights Group in Geneva, and in defense of free speech activists at Media Legal Defence Initiative in London. Kelsey has received recognition including the Echoing Green Climate Fellowship, the Straubel Leadership Award, the Civil Society Fellowship, the Harvard Law School Public Service Venture Fund Seed Grant, and a place on the Forbes 30 Under 30 list.