Preston VanAlstine is a Digital Advocacy Associate at Friends of the Earth where he delivers high impact digital content to engage our members on the issues that keep them up at night. Before joining Friends of the Earth, Preston worked as the Senior Climate Organizer for the DNC Environment and Climate Crisis Council. Born and raised in Michigan, Preston holds a special place in his heart for freshwater resource issues. In 2020, Preston received a B.S. in Ecology, Evolution & Biodiversity as well as Environmental Policy from the University of Michigan. In his free time, Preston loves to write, read, listen to music, explore the outdoors, and make the most of short Midwest summers by frequenting Michigan’s thousands of lakes (Great or otherwise).