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DORR Breakfast – “Sustainability–Red State, Blue State”

March 18, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

The Democrats of the Red Rocks (DORR) Breakfast at Home will host “Sustainability–Red State, Blue State” on Thursday, March 18th at 10:00 am on zoom. The zoom link is available on the DORR website https://democratsoftheredrocks.org/index.html.

Sandy Bahr and Matt Henigan will contrast the climate innovations happening in California, our blue neighbor, with what’s happening in our own red State Legislature. Sandy Bahr is Director of the Grand Canyon Chapter of Sierra Club. Bahr monitors and advocates on environmental protection at the Arizona Legislature, the Arizona Corporation Commission, and various state and federal agencies. She also conducts research, develops and evaluates policies and priority projects, and conducts grassroots outreach. Sandy has worked actively on environmental protection issues in Arizona for the past 28 years, both as a volunteer and as staff for various organizations.

Matt Henigan is Deputy Director of Materials Management and Local Assistance at CalRecycle, California’s Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery. He served as Deputy Secretary for Sustainability in the Office of Governmental Operations for the last four years of the Brown Administration in California. He directed efforts to reduce the environmental impact of state operations, including buildings, vehicles, and purchasing. Henigan also served as the Sustainable Energy Advisor for the City of Santa Monica.

DORR is an all-volunteer Democratic Club for Sedona, the Village of Oak Creek, the Verde Valley, and surrounding communities that welcomes all independent-minded citizens. For more information, please visit: http://democratsoftheredrocks.org