Jamie Kirkpatrick is the program manager for Blue Green Canada, an organization founded in 2010 by an alliance of Canadian labour unions and environmental/civil society organizations. By promoting solutions to environmental issues that have positive employment and economic impacts, Blue Green Canada advocates for working people and the environment.
Jamie has more than 25 years of campaign, research, and leadership experience, running successful campaigns related to climate change, public transit equity, air quality, and protecting natural spaces. Prior to moving to Saskatoon, he was the chief of staff to Toronto city councillors Mike Layton and Shelley Carroll. Jamie is a graduate of the U of T, with an Honours BA focused on environmental studies and environment and resource management.