Kevin Wright

Kevin is an environmental and social justice activist who is a lifelong Edmontonian, born and raised in Millwoods and currently living downtown.

Growing up Kevin witnessed his Grandmother's activism around disability rights and his normally apolitical Mother's fight to keep his junior high school in the community.

As a highschool student Kevin became active with the New Democrats in the 2006 Federal election and eventually began participating in various climate actions.

Kevin currently serves as the Policy Director for the Young New Democrats of Canada and sits on the Douglas-Coldwell Foundation’s Board of Directors. He is currently working for Waste Management Services with the City of Edmonton as a Waste Reduction Specialist.