Johan Cavert is a Junior at Oberlin College studying public policy, economics, and Spanish. Born and raised in Minnesota, Johan has a strong connection with the outdoors and is a lifelong environmentalist. He has worked in the offices of US Senator Amy Klobuchar, Representative Keith Ellison, the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy, and The Advocates for Human Rights. He serves as sustainability liaison for Oberlin’s Student Senate, where he has championed local green initiatives and major proposals to reduce the college’s carbon footprint. He enjoys teaching Spanish in elementary schools and hosting a roundtable radio show and podcast about local and national news.
Updated May 2019