Drew FitzGerald

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About

Drew is one of the co-founders of JUST: a company formed to drive positive social and environmental impact in everyday items while creating sustainable awareness around energy, food and water. Their rst product -- JUST water-- was created to reduce both plastic utilization and emissions in bottled water packaging. The company also was an innovator in water sourcing, engaging in a public-private partnership to ensure a prod- uct that is ethically sourced and conserved.

Drew is the co-founder of the SDG Engine: a two-sided digital marketplace to connect social entrepreneurs with stakeholders of the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

Drew is one of the founding advisors of The Prime Coalition - a revolutionary non-pro t based in Cambridge that proactively steers philanthropic capital to early-stage, clean energy technologies. When at scale, such technologies are anticipated to reduce billions of tons of carbon emissions annually. The Prime Coalition is also currently working with The White House and the U.S. Department of Treasury to modify the United States Tax Code to legally de ne “climate change” as a charitable cause.

Drew serves as the Creative Director for the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Massachu- setts Institute of Technology.and as Creative Advisor to the MIT Plasma Science and Nuclear Fusion Center.

Other leadership responsibilities include serving as a design advisor to change:WATER Labs, a Cambridge- based accelerator developing transformative, clean water access technologies for developing countries, and as a creative advisor to The Redford Center - an environmental and social impact educational foundation launched by Jamie and Robert Redford.

Drew is the principal of Facet Creative, based in Los Angeles. Founded in 1996, Facet develops strategic, creative work across many sectors. Business clients include: General Motors, the Universal Music Group, Sony Pictures, Columbia Records, and PBS. Individual clients include: Calvin Harris, Enrique Iglesias, Marc Anthony, Pharrell Williams, Will Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith, Queen Latifah & Lionel Richie.

Earlier in his career, Drew served as an Art Director and then Creative Director of Urban Music and Soundtracks at MCA Records / Universal Studios.

He is a graduate of Syracuse University.