PrestonVanAlstine is a Digital Advocacy Specialist 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,Prestonworked as the Senior Climate Organizer for the DNC Environment and Climate Crisis Council. Born and raised in Michigan,Prestonholds a special place in his heart for freshwater resource issues. In 2020,Prestonreceived a B.S. in Ecology, Evolution & Biodiversity as well as Environmental Policy from the University of Michigan. In his free time,Prestonloves 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).