Jen Pate

Jen Pate

Co-Mission Leader ,
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Jen Pate is a geographer and entrepreneur fascinated by human-environment interaction. She lives in Canada where she runs a sustainable outdoor recreation park called Windmill Lake, which blends water- and land-based activities with environmental education (www.windmill-lake.ca). She has been Filmmaker, Mission Coordinator and Mission Leader on a series of international sailing voyages raising awareness of plastic in marine and freshwater environments. From this experience, she now works to promote social and environmental change through her newest initiative Love Your Greats (www.loveyourgreats.com) and co-runs an adventure series called Leisure With Purpose to inspire others to get outdoors and help protect the places we enjoy. She is a Global Biodiversity Ambassador for the Ibex Earth Our World: Our Choice Campaign, Member of the Great Lakes Commons Leadership Committee, Board Member of the Lake Huron Centre for Coastal Conservation, as well as member of Blue Bayfield and the Main Bayfield Watershed Advisory Committee. You can learn more about Jen here: www.jenniferpate.com