thomas-photohigh-resIan Thomas, City Council Representative, Columbia, Missouri; State and Local Program Director, America Walks

“Columbia is on the front end of the wave of renewable energy across the state of Missouri. We want to position ourselves for clean energy jobs which are going to be an important part of our economy in this century. In all my work, I tend to think in terms of increasing health equity and sustainability for everyone — which includes quality of life for future generations. Within that broad framework, renewable energy expansion, along with more efficient consumption, is absolutely essential.”

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