Quinton Zondervan is an entrepreneur, climate activist and elected City Councillor in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Quinton has been involved in local, city, state and federal conversations on climate change policy since his freshman days at Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Florida. In 2015, Quinton attended the UN Climate negotiations in Paris as an official observer on behalf of the business community. Quinton has founded and serves on the board of several climate change and environment related non-profits, and has founded for-profit software, cleantech and biotechnology companies. Quinton holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering and computer science from MIT and two bachelor’s degrees in the fields of mathematics and computer science from Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Florida, and serves on the board of trustees at Eckerd. Quinton lives in Cambridge in a net zero emissions house.