Caroline Merner is a climate, nature and youth advocate based on unceded Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish) territory. With seven years of experience in public engagement in climate change, Caroline has worked at Environment and Climate Change Canada, Parks Canada, Ocean Wise and Dalhousie Student Union Sustainability Office. She co-founded Climate Guides, now Youth4Nature, mobilizing youth at the intersection of nature and climate action. Caroline holds an Honours Bachelor in Sustainability and International Development from Dalhousie University. Caroline has been named a Top 30 Under 30 Sustainability Leader by Corporate Knights and a Top 25 Under 25 Environmentalists by the Starfish Canada.