He's helping Georgia move away from its polluting past.

Reprinted from Grist

Nathaniel Smith is passionate about many issues: racial equality; crafting equitable, people-centered policy; and not least of all, the American South. His work engaging and empowering communities, namely as founder and chief equity officer at the Partnership for Southern Equity (PSE), allows him a unique opportunity to pursue all of these things.

Smith, a 2018 Fixer, is known for big, bold visions, a trait he’ll surely bring to his new role as co-chair of the leadership council of Drawdown Georgia. The organization, which launched in October, will work with others statewide to cut Georgia’s carbon impact by at least one-third by 2030.

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