Demond Drummer

Co-Founder and Executive Director | New Consensus

Demond Drummer

Demond Drummer is the Chicago-based co-founder and Executive Director of New Consensus, a nonprofit working to develop and promote the Green New Deal that has advised many progressive leaders and organizations, including Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the Sunrise Movement. Demond’s other notable projects include CoderSpace, a computer science learning lab where youths develop leadership skills, and, a community-driven effort to reclaim and city-owned vacant lots in Chicago.

Keynote Address:

Demond Drummer Keynote Address: A Green New Deal

October 20th | 10:45 am to 11:15 am

Panel Presentations:

A Just Transition: Workforce Development and Jobs for A New Clean Economy

October 20th | 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Bioneers 2019 Conference - Seeding the Field: Growing Transformative Movements