Caroline Merner

2021 McCall MacBain Scholar

McGill Faculty of Arts, MPP, Public Policy

Dalhousie University (BA'17)

Garibaldi Highlands, BC

Caroline co-founded and lead Youth4Nature (formerly Climate Guides), a non-profit organization that mobilizes youth on nature and climate action. The organization has hosted two youth mentorship programs, a storytelling platform, and a network of 5,000 youth. Caroline also worked two part-time jobs in the non-profit and public sectors. Caroline graduated from Dalhousie University in 2017 with a Bachelor of Arts in Environment, Sustainability, and Society. During her undergraduate studies, she helped run the student union’s sustainability office and mentored students during a six-month training program and cross-Canada cycling relay. She is pursuing a Master of Public Policy at McGill.