The Labor Network for Sustainability is proud to announce the appointment of Larry Williams as its new Executive Director. Larry’s task will be to help LNS realize its mission “to be a relentless force for urgent, science-based climate action by building a powerful labor-climate movement to secure an ecologically sustainable and economically just future where everyone can make a living on a living planet.”
Larry has background working for labor rights and economic justice, environmental justice, climate justice, social justice and more. His life history defines sustainability. He joined the LNS network nearly a decade ago and played a major role in formulating our Labor Convergence on Climate gatherings, and helped us become a more diverse, justice oriented organization.
Commenting on his appointment, LNS’ new Executive Larry Williams said:
It is a deep honor to join the leadership of LNS, the preeminent labor-climate organization, and their Board, Staff and leadership at a time when our mission is at its most critical. I’m ready to get to the work of building a powerful and progressive labor-climate movement ready to define and build a Just Transition from the bottom up.