Sam Benson, Policy Associate

Sam Benson is a Policy Associate with MNIPL. His work focuses on mobilizing MNIPL's members to take action on local, state, and federal policy initiatives connected to climate justice.

Sam is a native of Moorhead, MN and a 2017 graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College. Immediately following graduation, he spent a year serving with Lutheran Volunteer Corps as a coordinator for a tutoring program at Simpson Housing Services in Minneapolis. In addition, Sam brings to this a role a variety of volunteer experiences with both election and environmental policy campaigns. Sam is a member at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Minneapolis.

You can reach Sam at [email protected]