Jamie Kirkpatrick is Blue Green Canada’s Senior Program Manager.
Jamie has over 25 years of campaign, research, and leadership experience, running successful campaigns related to climate change, public transit equity, air quality, and protecting green spaces.
Prior to moving west to Saskatoon, Jamie was the Chief of Staff to progressive Toronto City Councillors’ Mike Layton and Shelley Carroll. He is a graduate of the U of T with an Honours BA focused on environmental studies and environment and resource management where he studied under the late Jack Layton.
Christine Jones is Blue Green Canada’s Industrial Decarbonization Program Manager
Christine is a long-time activist and social movement strategist, leading several organizations advocating for peace, human rights, the environment, and social justice.
Before joining Blue Green Canada, Christine helped to mobilize people and communities from coast to coast to coast against Canada’s participation in wars of occupation. Along with working to get thousands of people in the streets to protest the Canadian government’s military agenda, she helped lead a popular education program on redirecting military spending to human needs and the environment, while challenging neoliberalism head on.
United Steelworkers (President)
Environmental Defence (Secretary-Treasurer)
Clean Energy Canada