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Rev. Mitchell C. Hescox

President, The Evangelical Environmental Network
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Mitch speaks nationally on creation care as a matter of life, the environmental life threatening impacts on the poor and defenseless.  Rev. Hescox has published numerous articles and contributed to Sacred Acts: How Churches are working together to Protect Earth’s Climate by New Society Publishers.  Mitch testified before Congress, appeared on CNN, NPR, PRI and regularly interviewed by the press.  Named one of the ten Environmental Religious Saints in the Huffington Post, Mitch lead the 300 mile Creation Care Walk from West Virginia to Washington, DC  and the 80 mile Gulf Coast Prayer Walk during the Deep Water Horizon Oil Spill.  Prior to EEN, Mitch pastored a local church for 18 years, and before ordained ministry served the coal industry as Director, Fuel Systems for Allis Mineral Systems.