Get to know Clayton, one of the 2017 Young Leaders' Summit participants!
Home Community: Inuvik
Currently, Clayton: Volunteers at the SPCA
In the fall, Clayton will: Begin the University and College Access Program at Aurora College, before proceeding into the Environmental Studies Program!
His dream job: Anything pertaining to Environmental Science and Natural Resource Management
Why the issue of climate change is important to Clayton:
"It’s important to me because I care about the land I grew up on, noticing the changes around the North. Also to leave a healthier environment for my Son and the next generation, and show them that we need to be active in our part in preserving our home in these changing times."
Why he decided to apply for the 2017 Summit:
"For more experience in the environmental field and to learn what others have to say about it."
A fun fact about Clayton: "I’m nerdy, also I love space and astronomy."
We are excited to have Clayton coming to Whitehorse to share with us what he has noticed about the land changing around him! Follow us on Facebook to stay updated on our journey!