Climate Programs Manager
Bridget Flynn is a Climate Programs Manager with Second Nature. In this relationship-centered role, Bridget works with campuses to overcome barriers, share solutions, and align Second Nature programming to best serve climate action progress. Bridget also works with partners to bring needed solutions to member campuses. Flynn has over a decade of experience in higher education sustainability. Prior to joining Second Nature, Bridget was the Sustainability Manager at Oberlin College. Bridget also served the City of Oberlin as a commissioner, Climate Action Planner, and Complete Streets advisor. Bridget serves on the AASHE Advisory Council on the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and speaks nationally on sustainability topics. Bridget is also a National Fellow in the Environmental Leadership Program. Bridget holds a Master’s of Science in Positive Organization Development and Change from Case Western Reserve University and a Bachelor of Arts from Indiana University with majors in Religious Studies and Environmental Ethics through the Individualized Major Program and a minor in Sociology. Bridget is a longtime vegan and athlete who hikes and runs trails, climbs rocks, and rides motorcycles. Also known for their ineffable fondness for good cookies, ice cream, and sunsets. Bridget is currently based in Golden, Colorado and travels frequently.